Feature - Meet the Staff: Robin Finnerty

Name: Robin Finnerty

Company Role: Special Projects Manager

Favorite quote:

“You miss 100% of the shots you never take.”
– Wayne Gretzky

Your top 3 favorite podcasts/books?

Any books by John Grisham

What is something that the people you work with have to deal with that you want to fix? 

I want to fix our project tracking system to make everyone’s job more efficient. We are working on it!

What do you do at COMIDA?

My job is to monitor all active projects.   Once a project is approved and closed, there is a lot of follow-up to make sure the project is compliant.  I also work on special projects as needed.

What are your credentials/past experience, for working in your position?

I have a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Ithaca College and an MBA from St. John Fisher College.

What do you like about working at COMIDA?

I really enjoy the people that I work with and meeting new people involved with different projects throughout the community!

What’s your background?

My father was a business owner and I started working for him at the age of 15.  I always knew I would do something in the world of business.

What are the values that drive you?

Hard work and perseverance.

What do you enjoy doing when you are not working?

I grew up in Penfield and I am still living there with my husband and 4 kids – a 12-year-old daughter and 9-year-old triplets!  I love watching them perform and participate in all their sports and activities.