Wendy D'Ottavio, Contracts Administrator

Wendy D’Ottavio joined Meridian Institute as a Bookkeeper in December 2010 and has since been promoted to Contracts Assistant. Ms. D’Ottavio came to Meridian with more than 15 years’ experience in finance. Her main objective is to assist the accounting and finance department, and to provide support to the Contracts Manager.

Ms. D’Ottavio’s responsibilities include drafting subcontracts for review and approval, and obtaining additional documentation for compliance and payment processing; monitoring and managing timelines for grants, contracts, and subcontracts; communicating timelines to project teams for approvals on subcontract invoices and processing payments; maintaining the database for project status, contract terms, and documents. Ms. D’Ottavio holds several professional certifications.