Barbara Perino

Leadership Team
Title: Interim Director of Finance

Barbara Perino currently serves the Town as the Interim Director of Finance.

Barbara J. Perino has over 35 years of financial, operational and technology experience.  Ms. Perino graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s of Accountancy from the University of Illinois.  She is a Certified Public Accountant, and currently serves as Chair of the Board of the Rhode Island Society of CPAs.  She recently served  1-year term as a member of Council of the AICPA.  Barbara’s previous work experience includes 28 years at The Washington Trust Company, where she retired as Executive Vice President, Operations. 

Ms. Perino is a Westerly native and has volunteered on numerous non-profit Boards in the community, including Wood River Health Services, Westerly Adult Day Center, Permanent Columbus Day Parade, Westerly Hospital, Community Health of Westerly, North Stonington Health Center and Westerly Innovations Network.


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