David Cagan's Bio
Senior Consultant - Operations, Administration, and Development
David Cagan has been involved in business, operations, and finance for over three decades. In the for-profit sector, David worked his way up through a national eCommerce mail order business, performing every single job in the company: including packing; sales; customer service; inventory management; ordering and shipping systems; web development; catalog design; bookkeeping; building renovation; team building; human resources; and financial management to become its Chief Operating Officer. As the acting lead C-level officer, David doubled the size and revenue of the company in four years.
He then made career change to the world of nonprofit, mission driven organizations. Assisting in the startup of the Local Economies Project, in Kingston, New York, David helped incubate the Hudson Valley Farm Hub, an agricultural education & tech, working 1,300-acre farm. He then joined the Hudson Valley Current as the Director of Operations. He is currently the CFO consultant for the TMI Project and Senior Consultant for GCSEN. He has a B.A. from Cornell University and an M.A. in Education from Pace University.