Washington, DC – Sam Nunn, co-chairman and CEO, and Joan Rohlfing, president of the Nuclear Threat Initiative, today announced the addition of Amy C. Hargrett to the organization as Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer.
“Amy’s decades of governance and finance experience in both the public and private sectors will be invaluable to NTI’s financial management and efficiency and to NTI’s mission to build a safer world and reduce risks from weapons of mass destruction and disruption,” said Nunn.
Prior to joining NTI, Hargrett worked as a consultant to Grant Thornton, where she focused on governance, organization, operations, and audit procedures. Hargrett also served as CFO of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and was Associate Chief Accountant in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of the Chief Accountant. Hargrett began her career as an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers, where she spent a decade leading and managing high quality assurance engagements, including audits of public and private companies.
Hargrett is a certified public accountant in the state of Maryland and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Florida A&M University.
About the Nuclear Threat Initiative
The Nuclear Threat Initiative works to protect our lives, environment, and quality of life now and for future generations. We work to prevent catastrophic attacks with weapons of mass destruction and disruption (WMDD)—nuclear, biological, radiological, chemical, and cyber. Founded in 2001 by former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn and philanthropist Ted Turner, NTI is guided by a prestigious, international board of directors. Sam Nunn serves as chief executive officer; Des Browne is vice chairman; and Joan Rohlfing serves as president.###