Carrie Main is the Finance Director. Carrie provides leadership to the finance and grants team. In addition, Carrie will coordinate Ariadne Lab’s financial operations, policy development, budgeting, planning and analysis functions, working collaboratively in a team setting to provide Ariadne Labs with comprehensive, strategic financial support. She serves as primary liaison to our parent institutions and to the programs and platforms on general financial issues.
Prior to this role, Carrie was the Associate Director of Research Finance at Northeastern University, responsible for management of the central post-award finance function. Before that, Carrie worked in various finance, management and capacity building roles on international sponsored projects at Harvard University, which included five years working in Africa as Director of Finance & Administration for PEPFAR in Tanzania and Program Manager for a USAID-funded public finance project in Ethiopia.
Carrie earned an MPH from the BU School of Public Health in 2006 and is currently completing an MBA/MS in Finance at Northeastern University.