Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Winrock International
Mike Myers leads the finance and accounting functions at Winrock International, a nonprofit organization headquartered in Little Rock, Ark. which focuses on developing innovations in agriculture, the environment, clean energy and leadership development to help people improve their livelihoods while protecting the resources on which they rely. Myers, a certified public accountant, has been with Winrock since 1997. Prior to joining Winrock, he held various senior financial management positions with two Fortune 200 companies. He holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Arkansas and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Henderson State University (HSU) where he also serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees. He is both an HSU School of Business Hall of Fame and HSU Academy of Scholars inductee, and he was named Arkansas Business’ CFO of the Year in 2009. Myers also serves on the Board of Directors of The European Cooperative for Rural Development (EUCORD) based in Brussels, Belgium. EUCORD’s mission is to help people living in poverty in developing countries by engaging the private sector in delivering services to rural communities.