Cherie Graham

Deputy Director

Cherie is excited to translate her 20 years of corporate experience into meaningful impact at Girls Leadership.  As a senior executive in the Financial Services space, she has led diverse teams through periods of high growth, set strategic plans and executed on them, and launched new initiatives and offices.  She is a specialist in operations, organizational design, strategy, project management and vendor management.  One of the highlights of her career has been the opportunity to travel all over the world, spending time in India, the UK, Poland, Germany, Luxembourg, Hong Kong and Japan.  Cherie has an MBA from Babson College in Wellesley, MA and studied International Relations at The American University.  Cherie has been an active volunteer with nonprofits throughout her professional life, including mentoring young adults through Year Up and caring for dogs with the ASPCA.  A Boston native, Cherie relocated to the Bay area in 2015 to escape the Boston winter.  Outside of the office, Cherie enjoys yoga, wine and her pitbull, Baloo.