Gerard Joseph, MBA

Chief Financial Officer


InterAmerican University of Puerto Rico, BA and MBA in Finance.

Professional Background:

For more than 15 years, Gerard worked for notable not-for-profit health care organizations. Most recently, he was the Controller at Ryan Health, leading and overseeing many financial initiatives. Prior to that, Gerard held key financial positions working on strategic and tactical initiatives at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center and Mount Sinai Medical Center.


Gerard leads and directs all ACANY financial activities and capital projects jointly with the CEO and in partnership with the Board. He is currently strengthening ACANY’s financial infrastructure to better support the agency’s substantial growth since its inception in 2018. Gerard manages the external relationships with ACANY’s banks, its auditors and a broad range of funding/regulatory agencies in order to best support the agency’s programs, operations, mission and strategic direction.


Gerard loves to travel and learn about new cultures. He is a huge sports fan. In his limited free time, Gerard enjoys watching a good movie and reading interesting books. His passion is giving back to his community and that is what attracted him to the CFO position at ACANY.