Chief Financial Officer, Thundermist Health Center
Chetna Chandrakala is chief financial officer for Thundermist Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center in Rhode Island.
Chetna’s educational accomplishments and certifications include Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and graduate executive management coursework from University of Chicago Booth School of Business. She completed her undergraduate studies at Shri Ram College of Commerce, India, and received her Bachelor of Law degree from University of Delhi, India. She also holds certifications from, and has been a member of, three esteemed institutes in India for Chartered Accountants, Cost Accountants, and Company Secretaries.
Chetna is very passionate about community service. She likes to help organizations by leveraging the intellectual capital of the Indian-American community and fostering cultural connections between the world’s largest democracies. She is currently the president of Hindu Temple of Rochester; treasurer/board member of the Mental Health Association of Rochester; finance committee member of United Way; board member and past chair of Development of Indian American Leaders (DIAL), and past chair of Professional Forum of India Community Center of Rochester. For several years, Chetna served the Pittsford PTSA in different capacities including as chair, treasurer, and in website management.
Chetna was a recipient of the Pittsford PTSA Lifetime Membership award in 2015, and an Honoree of Rochester Business Journal Women of Excellence Awards in 2019.