Monica Bowe, Outside Director, Acting VP Finance
Monica brings to the table over 13 years of experience in accounting, planning and forecasting, financial analysis and providing decision support to senior leaders. Monica currently provides financial leadership at KeyBank, a Fortune 500 Company, headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio. She serves as a Vice President and Finance Manager in the Real Estate Services division, managing a team of mid and senior level financial analysts and supporting an annual budget of $300 million. Monica has five years of additional experience at Key providing financial support for the Technology Division and leading the Finance Associate Program—a group of high performing recent college graduates. Prior to joining Key, Monica was employed at University Hospitals of Cleveland as a financial analyst performing financial analysis and statutory reporting and at National City Bank (now PNC), in the accounting, tax and finance functions.
Monica holds a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Cleveland State University. She also holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Case Western Reserve University and has held an active license as a Certified Public Accountant with the state of Ohio since 2000.
Monica served as the Vice President of Finance for National BDPA, and is an active member of the Cleveland Chapter of BDPA, with whom KeyBank has had an extensive partnership, providing event sponsorship and donating equipment locally. Additionally, Monica is a member of the African American Network and the Executive Women’s Network at Key. She has also served in a volunteer financial capacity at several local churches and at a local nonprofit community theater company.