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Barrie Orellana

Managing Director

Barrie Orellana is the Managing Director of Finance and Administration at the IIF. Barrie joined the IIF in 2001 and is a member of its senior management. Barrie is the chief financial officer of the organization. In addition, she is also the senior officer in charge of the human resources function, the IT function, and facilities. Barrie is also the Secretary of the IIF’s Board of Directors.

Barrie has over thirty years’ experience in association management and the administration of not-for-profit organizations. Prior to joining the IIF, Barrie served as the Chief Operating Officer of the American Association of Higher Education in Washington, D.C. She also served as the Chief Financial Officer for Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, D.C.


Barrie earned both her B.A. in international relations, with an emphasis on international economics, and an M.B.A. in international business from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C.