Financial management professional with grants management and project management experience. Highly skilled in budget creation and oversight as well as analyzing financial information.
Competent manager of resources and grant processes, with proven success in administering over $5M in grant funds. Analytical problem-solver, able to anticipate issues and create new systems that streamline operations, resolve concerns and improve efficiency.
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KYLES TEMPLE AME ZION CHURCHDurham, NCAccounting Director
Chair of Board of Stewards Manage all financial functions of the church, reporting to the senior pastor.
Provide oversight for over $1.24M in Federal grant funds.
Present monthly and year-to-date financial reports with accompanying analysis of the results to the Board of Directors, and conduct ad hoc financial analysis as required.
Manage the expense approval and reimbursement processes.
Prepare the financial section of the organization's annual report.
Manage ongoing banking relationships for maximum efficiency.
Lead the organization's risk management program, overseeing the insurance acquisition and renewal process and ensuring appropriate coverage is maintained at all times.
Lead the annual business plan development and budgeting process in conjunction with senior leadership.
Oversee technology interface and coordination between fundraising and financial databases.
Provide functional supervision for twelve Stewards, including the Financial Secretary and Church Treasurer.
ORANGE GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
S.M.A.R.T. 21st Century Community Learning CenterDurham, NCFinance Director
Grant Programs Provide oversight for $1.9M in Federal grant program funds.
Ensure program compliance to Federal regulations, including OMB Circular A122 and EDGAR Part 74 and 76 Maintain chart of accounts, ensuring proper cost allocation and utilization.
Manage accounts payables, accounts receivables, and expense reimbursement activities.
Implement and maintain effective cost management processes.
Prepare and submit budget amendment requests to funding sources as needed.
Administer payroll for salaried employees and contractors, including Federal and State tax deposits and filings.
Perform monthly reconciliations and prepare written reports for Program Director and Trustees as needed.
DURHAM MENTORS FOR YOUTH, INCDurham, NCTreasurer, Board of Directors Volunteer
Managed and maintained a full and accurate set of accounting records for the 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization reflecting all activities in a manner compliant with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and subject to internal guidelines set by the Board of Directors of the organization.
Implemented continuous financial control systems to monitor financial performance.
Prepared and presented to the Board of Directors financial statements and reports as required.
Completed and filed all required federal and state tax documents including NC-4, Form 941, and Form 990.
Complied with all reporting, accounting and audit requirements imposed by all funding sources including city, county, state, and federal agencies.
Prepared and presented for the approval of the Board of Directors an annual budget, other budgets, financial plans, business plans, and all other financial and business documents as required by the Board of Directors.
Notified the Board of Directors regarding any irregularity, lack of compliance, lack of adherence, exposures and problems whether actual or potential concerning the financial systems, the financial operations, the financing plans, the accounting, the audits, the budgets and any other matter of a financial nature or which had a financial implication.
Collaborated and coordinated the activities of outside suppliers of financial services hired or contracted by the organization, including accountants, auditors, consultants, underwriters and brokers.
Maintained a positive working relationship with banks and financial institutions.
IBM CORPORATIONResearch Triangle Park, NCIT Project Manager
Managed the software life cycle process worldwide for IBM's High Volume products business segment, ensuring zero-defect initiatives were met.
Led, mentored, and tutored Taiwan tools team to facilitate proper workload distribution and worldwide team efficiency.
Managed global cross-functional team's engineering change activities by planning, prioritizing, and setting objectives to meet customer and organizational goals while ensuring technical requirements and other deliverables were met.
Organized internal and vendor/supplier activities to ensure cost objectives were achieved and schedules maintained.
Assessed technical feasibility of custom model configurations.
Validated customer requested code levels to ensure system stability throughout product roll-out.
Developed and implemented IBM change management offerings for Large Enterprise customers.
Pfeiffer UniversityMisenheimer, NCM.B.A
NC Wesleyan CollegeRocky Mount, NCB.S: Business AdministrationGPA: summa cum laudesumma cum laude Business Administration
Duke UniversityDurham, NCCertificate, Nonprofit Management
George Washington UniversityWashington DCMaster's Certificate, Project Management
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