Finding a Chief Financial Officer for a World-Class Research and Education Institute


Toyota Technical Institute at Chicago (TTIC) has retained David Gomez Partners, Inc. as an Executive Search partner to help them find their Chief Financial Officer.

Toyota Technical Institute at Chicago is a philanthropically endowed academic computer science institute dedicated to basic research and graduate education in computer science. Its mission is to achieve international impact through world-class research and education in fundamental computer science and information technology. The Institute is distinctive to the American educational scene in its unique combination of graduate education and endowed research.Jessica TTIC

In less than 30 days David Gomez, President & CEO, recruited a remarkable candidate: Jessica Johnston. In Jessica’s last role as Controller at American College of Chest Physicians, she was responsible for the execution of all accounting operations and transactions where she supervised, trained, and developed six accounting staff members. Jessica realigned the internal department structure and revised general ledger accounts to improve accuracy and efficiency in recording and reporting transactions, and led a team of six department Directors in creating budget and forecasting for all annual meetings that generates 35% of annual revenue. Jessica attended DePaul University where she received a BS in Accounting.

David Gomez Partners, Inc. wishes Jessica all the best in her new role as Chief Financial Officer at TTIC! 

Contributed By: Christina Sztochmal