Patricia Long joined Carnegie Hall in March 2015 as Chief Financial Officer. She is responsible for the financial management of a legendary music institution that sets the standard for excellence in music performance, as well as providing extensive music education and community programs. Ms. Long joined Carnegie Hall from the International Rescue Committee, where she was senior vice president finance and operations and chief financial officer, since 2004. From 2000 to 2004, she was treasurer and vice president of finance and administration at Save the Children. During the previous 18 years, she held a series of senior executive positions at Columbia University. She was a member of the board of directors and chair of the audit committee of NetHope from 2006 to 2012.