AUCD Welcomes Edward Suggs as Director of Finance and Grant Administration

June 20, 2017

Edward Suggs is the Director of Finance and Grant Administration at the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD). He manages the financial operations and plays a key role in developing the organization's budget and oversight of the year-end audit. Edward joined AUCD in June 2017.

Prior to joining AUCD, Edward served as Chief Financial Officer at Linden Resources, an organization's mission is to employ people with disabilities. He played a key role in creating a sound financial infrastructure for the organization to achieve its mission and goals. During his time at Linden Resources, Edward successfully managed audits with clean opinions.

Edward is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountant and was awarded "CFO of the Year" by CEO Magazine. He holds a Master of Science in Accountancy from the University of Phoenix and a CPA candidate with the state of Maryland.

Edward has volunteered with DC Special Olympics and mentored with the Alpha Leadership Project: a program that encourages young minority males to stay engaged in the educational process and increase their possibility of enrolling and graduating from college.