A few weeks ago, we welcomed Ms. Eunice Armstrong as our new Director of Finance to Challenge Charter Schools. Recently we had a chance to find out a bit about Ms. Armstrong and how in this key role, she brings her experience and leadership to bear.
Q: What excites you most about being a part of the Challenge Charter Schools staff?
Armstrong: I am excited to be a part of such a dynamic and caring team, from the educators to the administration who work tirelessly to provide a world class education, especially in Far Rockaway.
Q: What is your background in financial leadership?
Armstrong: I have almost 10 years financial experience in the non-profit & charter school sector, particularly with helping these types of organizations with budget management & operational system creation. Grant management has also been a significant part of my experience with city, state, and federal level funding & compliance.
Q: What hobby or activity do you spend time on when you're away from work?
Armstrong: I spend my free time engaged in charity work with some of my favorite organizations like The Bowery Mission.
Q: With the recent holidays we wonder, what is your favorite holiday treat?
Armstrong: My favorite holiday treat is eggnog, perfect for holiday gatherings.