Timothy J. Barrett Promoted to Chief Financial Officer at Pine Street Inn

Boston, MA—Timothy J. Barrett has recently been promoted to the position of CFO at Pine Street Inn, New England’s leading homeless services agency, providing permanent housing, emergency shelter, job training and street outreach to over 9,000 men and women annually.  Barrett has been with Pine Street for a total of 11 years, serving in the roles of Controller, Real Estate Project Director and Director of Accounting.


In his new role, he will be responsible for leading all financial and general business activities for the organization. He will partner with Pine Street’s President Lyndia Downie on strategy formulation, modeling and scenario planning, as well as financial implications and risks. In addition, he will oversee Pine Street’s large real estate operations with strategic involvement in the acquisition, improvement and leasing of residential real estate with complex funding and development structures.


In making the announcement, President Lyndia Downie stated, “After a national search for the most qualified candidate, we found that person right in our midst. We are thrilled to have Tim Barrett as our next CFO, and know that he will be able to hit the ground running,” she added.


Barrett has held financial positions at Volunteers of America, Massachusetts; Teradyne; Boston Scientific Corporation and PricewaterhouseCoopers. He holds an MBA from Babson College, a BS from Boston College, and is a Certified Public Accountant.


A resident of Wellesley, he is a Town Meeting member and treasurer of the Wellesley Housing Development Corporation.