Zoya Ionova

Zoya Ionova

Zoya Ionova

Director of Finance

Zoya is the Director of Finance for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. She is responsible for the oversight of the college's financial operations and will lead the college's efforts on financial planning, forecasting and analysis. Zoya has over 15 years of financial management experience in the non-profit and higher education sector. Most of her career has been with the British Council, where she held several positions leading US, Canada and Mexico's country finance operations. Prior to joining Mason, she worked as Finance Director for the George Washington School of Business. 

Born and raised in Uzbekistan, Zoya came to the United States to pursue an MBA in Business Administration, followed by an MA in International Economics in the UK. She is also a Certified Management Accountant. In her free time Zoya enjoys reading, playing piano, running, tennis and spending time with her family.