Vice President of Finance
In his current role of vice president of finance, Christopher Given is responsible for the finance departments of the Medical Center, and functions as a chief financial officer for the smaller affiliates. Given joined St. Vincent’s in 2009 as the director of budget & business intelligence, and most recently served as the director of the Symphony project.
Prior to joining St. Vincent’s, Given held the position of financial planning and analysis specialist with Sikorsky’s Aerospace Services Division, and earlier a management position with American Medical Response. Prior to his finance career, Given worked in the IT field for 14 years.
Given earned a bachelor of science in accounting/computer information systems graduating magna cum laude, and a master of business administration, both from Quinnipiac University. He is a member of Alpha Iota Mu IS Honor Society, and Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society.
In 2011, Fairfield County Business Journal awarded Given its “40 under 40” designation. Given resides with his wife and children in Monroe.