Director of Operations
With more than two decades of business administration expertise, Loretta Smerchansky oversees AJW’s administrative operations. Her background in finance, accounting, and human resources is essential to supporting AJW’s goals. Loretta provides operational leadership and financial management to keep AJW functioning efficiently so that the client team can devote their attention to supporting our clients as effectively as possible.
Loretta came to AJW with a variety of administrative experiences. Career highlights include serving as Office Manager at the University Space Research Association’s (USRA) Washington, D.C. office and as the Business Manager for Continuing Education at George Mason University. These positions included supervising remote accounting activities, serving as the onsite Human Resources representative, administration of multiple budgets, editing published documents, assisting in meeting management and managing office functions. She has also volunteered for various organizations as treasurer.
Office Manager, University Space Research Association (USRA) Washington, DC Office
Business Manager for Continuing Education, George Mason University
Fiscal Technician, Senior, George Mason University
Assistant Personnel Director and Foundation Accountant, St. Stephen’s School
B.S., Business Administration, Youngstown State University