EVP & Chief Administrative Officer/Chief Financial Officer
Dennis North is Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer/Chief Financial Officer for Food For The Poor. He is responsible for the financial oversight of the charity. Dennis is primarily responsible for the core administrative functions that support business processing. He also has primary fiduciary responsibility and maintains the organization’s relationship with its banks and independent auditors.
A longtime Florida resident, Dennis is a graduate of Florida State University, and is a Certified Public Accountant. After nine years in the public accounting industry, he was approached by one of his clients to work for a regional chain of an auto parts store as their Controller, with a later promotion to CFO. After 17 years with the auto supplier, Dennis opened his own accounting office and specialized in providing interim CFO/Controller services for businesses.
After a year and a half on his own, Dennis accepted a permanent position as the CFO at Food For The Poor, where he is able to combine his financial background with his compassion for serving others less fortunate. North and his wife have two children and live in Boca Raton, Florida.