Erin E. DiGirolamo, C.P.A.
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
“Recovery is a journey, not a destination.”
Erin reports, “She considers it a privilege to work with the best team for the best cause. She is inspired every day by the resiliency of the patients they serve and the dedication of the healthcare professionals who serve them .”
Erin joined the company in 2006 and serves as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer at Horizon. She came to Horizon after 16 years in Ernst & Young’s Healthcare Consulting Division where she conducted turnaround projects. Her experience serves her well, as Erin’s responsibilities at Horizon include both optimizing operational efficiencies and ensuring financial stability In her role, Erin is responsible for the strategic and operational aspects of the organization’s financial planning, management and development. She leads many operational change initiatives across all service lines and especially loves leading the marketing team.
As a “status quo” challenger, she is frequently asked to participate in statewide committees related to major change initiatives including Medicaid Rate Reform, NYS Value Based Payment Reform, and DSRIP financial committees. Erin was a 2007 recipient of Business First’s “Forty Under 40″ award and the 2008 “CFO of the Year” awardee. She was a proud member of the Leadership Buffalo class of 2008.
Erin received a B.S. degree in accounting from St. Bonaventure University, and a secondary concentration in Pharmacy from West Virginia University. She is a resident of Orchard Park and mom to two busy teenagers and Hope, one of Horizon’s Golden Retriever therapy dogs!