The Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Erjavec as chief financial officer.

Erjavec provides strategic leadership related to both the day-to-day operations and the financial business of the Foundation. He directs the organization’s finance, treasury, administration, human resources, IT and building operations. He is also a trustee of the Foundation’s sponsored 401(k) retirement plan. His principal responsibilities include working with financial consultants and the Foundation’s investment committee to invest and administer the organization’s endowment. Erjavec also oversees the Foundation’s independent auditors to ensure rigorous financial controls and high administrative standards.

Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Erjavec served as vice president for finance and CFO at the Alliance for Aging, Miami-Dade and Monroe County’s area agency on aging. He previously served as the CFO at Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice of the Florida Keys and spent over twenty years at Community Blood Centers of Florida as its CFO and a key executive leader.

“Steve is a mission-driven professional with a strong operational and business acumen,” said Brad Hurlburt, president and CEO at the Community Foundation. “He firmly believes in the Foundation’s mission of building vibrant communities through meaningful philanthropy. At a time of growing business momentum and significant opportunity, we look forward to the contributions he will make while managing our endowment for the community.”

Originally from Chicago, Erjavec currently resides in West Palm Beach with his partner.

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