Elise W. Huszar, MBA


Board Secretary Elise Huszar

Elise Huszar is the Secretary of The Geneva Foundation’s Board of Directors.


Ms. Huszar joined The Geneva Foundation as its first full-time Executive Director in 1996 and has served as President since 1998. During her career, Ms. Huszar has built over 24 years of research management knowledge and over 29 years of experience in business operations, marketing, philanthropy, and business development.

Ms. Huszar was instrumental in shaping Geneva’s core values and continues to embody Geneva’s entrepreneurial culture. She provides the active leadership necessary to ensure Geneva achieves its mission while realizing its financial goals. Ms. Huszar has been the leading agent of growth and vision since 1996, maintaining a leadership role in articulating Geneva’s vision and values to employees and external clients, and fostering an achievement-oriented culture throughout the organization.

Ms. Huszar received her BS in Economics from Florida Southern College and her MBA from George Mason University. Prior to joining Geneva, Ms. Huszar held marketing and fund development positions with the USO and the YWCA. Ms. Huszar also held positions as Clinical Director and Regional Director for AmericasDoctor (formerly PC3) where she gained considerable experience managing research personnel and working with physicians engaged in pharmaceutical research trials.

Board Secretary Elise Huszar