Chief Financial Officer
Jodi Waterman is a CPA with more than 30 years of experience in public accounting and financial management. She has held financial management and executive roles at a number of companies with a diverse industry expertise and background. In 2012 Waterman joined the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society New York City chapter as director of operations, finding her passion for the non-profit space. Waterman joined the James Beard Foundation in January 2019 as Chief Financial Officer. She has an accounting degree from Binghamton University, has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1985, and is also a registered yoga teacher. Waterman lives on Long Island and has a son and a daughter.