TC Westcott joined the New York Academy of Sciences in the fall of 2013 and serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. As EVP and COO she is responsible for the financial, operational, and programmatic management of the Academy.
Prior to joining the Academy, Ms. Westcott was the Vice President of Finance and Administration and Treasurer at The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, a higher education institution focused on art architecture and engineering. Before joining Cooper Union, she was the Vice President of Finance and Administration at The Polytechnic Institute of NYU. She has also served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Planned Parenthood of NYC.
Ms. Westcott is a registered nurse as well as a graduate of Columbia University where she received an MBA.