Biography

I am currently a Non-profit consultant in Austin assisting non-profit organizations in various capacities. Previously, I was a Senior Consultant with Mission Capital, a premier non-profit consulting firm in Austin and I was the Chief Financial Officer for Cara Chicago, one of Chicago's leading workforce development programs, after joining in 2009 to serve as Director of Finance. I also worked as a Vice President of Finance at Lehman Brothers Asset Management LLC and as the Controller for Lincoln Capital Management.

I am a C.P.A. and hold a Master of Business Administration from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago, which I completed in 2004. I have extensive management, reporting and budgeting experience and is responsible for the financial reporting, accounting and government contract management as well as technology and human resources for Cara Chicago and its social enterprises. I am the Treasurer and a Board Member for GALS, a finance committee member for NAMI CTX and an active member of Impact Austin.