Cynthia Rietscha

Chief Operating Officer at New Visions for Public Schools

Cynthia joined New Visions in 2014 as director of finance, responsible for all of the organization's financial functions, including accounting, grants management and budgeting. As chief operating officer, she currently oversees New Visions' human resources, finance, administration and technology departments. Prior to joining New Visions, she served as deputy chief financial officer with the Children’s Aid Society. Cynthia brings more than 20 years of financial management experience in the private and nonprofit sectors, and holds both an Executive MBA from Columbia University and an MPA from New York University.


  • Chief Operating Officer

    Current role