Alex Sink served as Florida's elected Chief Financial Officer from 2007 - 2011 where she was responsible for the state's accounting, treasury, and cash management functions along with insurance agent licensing, risk management and consumer services and advocacy. She also served as one of three trustees responsible for management of the state's $120 billion pension fund. Subsequent to her public service she was named Senior Advisor at Hyde Park Capital, a Tampa headquartered investment banking firm, where she held an investment banking license. She currently serves on the boards of Verger Capital Management, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, United Way Suncoast, and is incoming chair of the Tampa Bay Wave, a startup technology incubator.
Prior to her public service, Sink had a 26-year career at Bank of America, where she was statewide President of Florida operations for seven years before retiring in 2000. She has served on several public company boards, including Raymond James Financial.
Sink has been inducted into the Tampa Bay Business Hall of Fame and has served as a leader in many Florida statewide business organizations. Over her career, she has been recognized by many local and statewide organizations for her community leadership.
She resides in Thonotosassa, Florida and has two children; Bert, a graduate of Stanford University and the University of Florida Law School, and Lexi, a graduate of Wake Forest University, the University of Florida Medical School, and current pediatric resident at Children’s National Hospital in Washington, DC.