Lynn Purdy is currently the Director of Student Affairs Partnerships and 3rd Party Contracts at RIT with experience in financial reporting, budget development, technical accounting, financial analysis, compliance, and process improvement. She is a recognized subject matter expert sought out to participate on cross functional teams at The Rochester Institute of Technology, including co-chairing a university wide task force to recommend and implement new membership rates for the Student Life Center, membership on a university wide committee to enhance existing travel policies and a member of the university wide procurement productivity team. Prior to joining RIT Lynn held a variety of financial positions at Bausch + Lomb and Johnson & Johnson. She is also a certified crucial conversations trainer. Lynn has a BBA in accounting from Saint Bonaventure University and an MBA from The RIT Saunders College of Business.