Donna Weston, C.P.A.

An executive officer of a California University

Appointed by the Treasurer

Ms. Weston joined The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) in 1991. At TSRI, Ms. Weston oversees all financial activities of both the California and Florida campuses, including risk management, financial reporting, borrowing and investing, cash flow, preparation of the annual budget, procurement and business computing. Ms. Weston reports to the Executive Vice President.

TSRI was spun off as a separate legal entity from Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation (Scripps Clinic) in 1991. Prior to joining TSRI, Ms. Weston served in various capacities at Scripps Clinic (including Chief Financial Officer) and was responsible for patient registration, billing and scheduling activities, and information systems. Ms. Weston joined Scripps Clinic as Director of Finance in 1984.

Prior to joining Scripps Clinic, Ms. Weston was a manager at Deloitte, Haskins & Sells.  In addition to her C.P.A., Ms. Weston also holds an Associate Bachelor’s degree in English Literature and an M.B.A. in Accounting from San Diego State University where she graduated in 1977.

Ms. Weston is a member of the Investment Committee of the San Diego Gas and Electric Decommissioning Trust for the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.  She has also served in various capacities on and for the Boards of civic groups including: the San Diego Opera Association, the Maxwell and Muriel Gluck Child Care Center, the Explorer School and Planned Parenthood of San Diego and Riverside County.