John McGrath, Senior Associate

John McGrath-Senior Associate-Carlson Management ConsultingJohn joined Carlson in 2017 with almost 10 years of experience in both FP&A and Business Management roles. He has worked primarily in the Higher Education industry, both in the for-profit and non-for-profit sectors. John has been an Adaptive Power User for almost five years while working as the Budget Manager for Babson College. Utilizing his expertise, he has helped clients reduce financial analytical time by as much as two weeks. John has Masters in Business Administration from Clarkson University and Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Saint Michael’s College.

John has worked on all aspects of short and long-range planning and forecasting including revenue and expense modeling, variance analysis, overhead and P&L allocations, ROI, dashboards, monthly reporting, and board presentations. John loves to ski in the winter, boat in the summers, and play men’s softball whenever possible. He is diehard New York Yankees fan and is a Diving Coach for the Babson College Swimming and Diving team.

Prior Roles: Before joining Carlson, John’s experience included:

  • Budget Manager at Babson College
  • Budget Direct TCI College