Elisha W. Finney has been serving as a corporate vice president and CFO since April, 1999. In January 2005, she became a senior vice president, overseeing all finance, treasury, information technology, regulatory affairs, corporate communications, and investor relations functions. In March 2008, she assumed additional responsibilities for business development and strategic planning. Ms. Finney joined Varian Associates in 1988, as a risk manager. She was named corporate treasurer in March 1998, managing a staff responsible for domestic and international banking, foreign exchange, corporate finance, credit, and stock administration activities.