staff - Heather Smith

Heather has managed all financial operations for the organization both in the US and Israel since 2001. She received her Accounting degree in 1997 and is a Notary Public licensed in New York State. Outside BYFI, Heather serves as the Treasurer of the Battenkill Conservancy, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the Battenkill River where she resides, and does various freelance accounting jobs for local small businesses in the Albany area. She also holds a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management which she received in 1991.


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