Vice-President Finance and Administration Gary Brewer announces the appointment of Trudy Pound-Curtis as assistant vice-president finance and chief financial officer effective Dec. 1, 2002.  Trudy will move to York from Memorial University in St. John’s, Newfoundland where, for the past fourteen years, she has served as both director of financial and administrative services and comptroller.  A graduate of St. Mary’s University, Trudy holds a CA designation and has more than 25 years of financial experience in both the education and private sectors.  Her committee experience at Memorial is vast and she has a strong record of leadership and service that includes the national board of the Canadian Association of University Business Officers (CAUBO) and serving on two royal commissions in the realm of provincial education.