American Wind Energy Association
Pam Poisson joined the AWEA in 2010 as its CFO and now heads up finance, human relations, IT, and governance. She is responsible for financial planning, accounting, regulatory reporting, risk management, board coordination, facilities management, HR, and technology services. Prior to AWEA, Ms. Poisson spent 20 years in mortgage finance at Freddie Mac, overseeing operations, finance, and IT program management. Ms. Poisson was named a Trending 40 “Top Association and Non-Profit CFO” in 2015, and is a summa cum laude graduate of American University’s Kogod College of Business. She is active in ASAE, DC Finance & Administration Roundtable, Institute for Management Accounting, WRISE, and several environmental organizations. She served four years as the Treasurer for Leesburg Presbyterian Church and currently chairs its Endowment Committee. A native of southern New Jersey, Ms. Poisson lives with her family in Loudoun County, VA, and especially enjoys hiking the Appalachian Trail in her free time.