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June 10, 2020

Ms. Teresa Grancorvitz, Office Head, Budget, Finance & Award Management, and Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Teresa Grancorvitz is office head and Chief Financial Officer in the Office of Budget, Finance and Award Management at the U.S. National Science Foundation.

Grancorvitz became CFO and office head of BFA on Feb. 5, 2018. Prior to this appointment, she served as the deputy office head of BFA when she joined NSF in 2015. Before coming to NSF, she worked for 22 years at the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, where she last served as the budget director in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer. As budget director at NRC, she was responsible for development the annual budget, including schedules and guidance for formulating and executing the agency's budget.

Grancorvitz began her federal career as an auditor with the Office of Inspector General at the Department of Defense, where she planned and conducted financial, operational and management audits. She then worked as a tax auditor for Arlington County Government before joining the NRC as a senior auditor in the OIG. She then moved to OCFO, where she held progressively more responsible positions including chief of the Payroll Systems Team, chief of the Funds Control Team, and the deputy director of Financial Management. She also spent four years in the Office of Regulatory Research as director, Program Management, Policy Development, and Analysis Staff. These various positions have given her functional experience in auditing, accounting, payroll and travel services, systems analysis, budget execution and formulation, internal controls, and contract management.

She has a master’s degree in government information Leadership with a CFO concentration from the National Defense University and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from George Mason University. She is also a member of the Association of Governmental Accountants and a Certified Public Accountant in Virginia since 1992. She is a graduate of the NRC’s Leadership Potential and Senior Executive Service Candidate Development programs. She received the NRC’s Meritorious Service Award in 2003.

Credit: National Science Foundation/Sandy Schaeffer Photography


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