CFO – Rustic Pathways
A former Rustic Pathways student, Oscar “Oz” Hackett is currently serving as Rustic Pathways’ Chief Financial Officer. With extensive experience in finance, business, and law, Oz will help the Foundation streamline its finance and accounting operations, putting in place a scalable infrastructure on which to grow the organization. He will also help shape and support strategic initiatives by tracking performance across the organization. Oz grew up in northeast Ohio and has returned home after 12 years on the east coast and 4 years in San Diego, where he was CFO and General Counsel for BrightScope, a financial data and software company focused on improving retirement outcomes for millions of Americans. He also served on the Finance Committee for United Way San Diego, and as a partner for San Diego Social Venture Partners. Oz earned his bachelor’s degree in science, technology, and international affairs from Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service, and received his Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School. In his free time, Oz enjoys sharing his passion for adventure and travel with his wife and young son.