Betsy WallaceKPCW Board Member
Betsy Wallace retired as managing director of the Sundance Institute in March 2023. She oversaw all aspects of finance, technology, operations and strategic business development for Sundance Institute along with managing its annual Sundance Film Festival operations. Betsy brought over 40 years of senior leadership experience to the institute on both a domestic and international level with expertise in finance as well as, business development, operations, legal, technology and human resources,.
During her career, she has been chief financial officer of both public and private for-profit companies including PetSmart, Designer Shoe Warehouse (DSW), REC Solar (where she was also CEO), TravelClick and American Skiing Company. While living overseas in Singapore and Sydney, Australia, for close to a decade, Wallace was the CFO for Citigroup’s business development group for its greater Asia business. Prior to that she was the international CFO of Hubbell Inc. Wallace began her career with Deloitte & Touche CPAs and Esprit de Corp., both in the U.S.
She graduated from the University of Southern California's Marshall School of Business graduate program with an emphasis in finance and has her Bachelor of Science degree in psychology from UCLA. Wallace has been involved on several nonprofit boards both domestically and internationally.
She and her husband have owned a home in Park City for more than two decades.