Women's Leadership Council
Colleen Dickson is the Vice President of Finance/Chief Financial Officer of McLaughlin & Moran, Inc., the Anheuser-Busch distributor for the State of Rhode Island. Prior to this position, she was the Vice President of Administration/Controller and has been with the company for over 26 years. Colleen holds a MBA from Bryant College, now Bryant University.
She has been serving on the Board of Directors of the Ronald McDonald House of Providence for the past two years and currently serves as Chair of the Fund Development Committee. Prior to serving on the Board, she had been involved in various committees with the Ronald McDonald House including Chairing the 20th anniversary celebration in 2009. Colleen is also involved with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State (formerly Big Sisters of Rhode Island). She has been mentoring young girls as a Big Sister since 2009. In 2011, Colleen became involved in United Way of Rhode Island serving on the Executive Committee of the Women's Leadership Council.
Colleen also facilitates a Controllers Roundtable made up of CFOs and Controllers of other Anheuser-Busch distributors in New England. She is a member of the RI Chapter of ASWA (American Society of Women Accountants). She graduated as a member of the Epsilon II class of Leadership Rhode Island. She currently resides in West Greenwich, Rhode Island with her daughter Erin.
Her favorite children's book is Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown, Clement Hurd.