Usha Chaudhary serves as President and Chief Operating Officer of Kettler, overseeing all aspects of the organization. Ms. Chaudhary is responsible for implementing the company’s strategic plan, and continuing Kettler’s growth in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., region, the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions.
Ms. Chaudhary earned a bachelor’s degree in English literature from St. Stephen’s College in New Delhi, India. She is also a graduate of the Stanford University Graduate School of Business, the Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management and has also earned a World Executive MBA from George Washington University.
Prior to joining Kettler, Ms. Chaudhary was Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of The Pew Charitable Trusts. She also worked at The Washington Post, United Way of America and Freddie Mac focusing on finance, strategy and corporate operations.
Leslie Furst joined Kettler in 2003 and is Senior Vice President of Finance for the company. Ms. Furst is responsible for overseeing asset management, all financing activities and lender relationships and is actively involved in equity placement and investor relations.