Leslie Hyland was sworn in July 29, 2013 as Chief Financial Officer of the Broadcasting Board of Governors. The CFO is the principal budget, accounting and financial management officer for the BBG and coordinates closely on budgetary matters with Voice of America, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Radio Free Asia, Middle East Broadcasting Networks and the Office of Cuba Broadcasting. Hyland will plan and coordinate all phases of the agency’s budgetary processes, from yearly formulation and presentation to justification and execution, as well as provide related advice to the Board and senior management.
Prior to joining the BBG, Leslie served as the Director of Audit and Risk Management at The Australian National University in Canberra, Australia. Hyland’s full bio can be found at this link.