Debbie is a Consulting Controller in Business Operations (BizOps) department at CLA. She serves as the industy lead for not-for-profit and state and local government clients, sharing the responsibility for overseeing the firm's accounting outsourcing activities for a portfolio of clients.
Prior to joining CLA, Debbie worked at the North Park University as the Finance Director for 2 years. Debbie also worked in Healthcare (AMITA Health) for thirteen years, as the Regional Controller.
Debbie is a CPA in the state of Illinois.
Here experience covers the following industries:
- State & Local Government
- Health Care
- Higher Education
- Bachelor's of Science in Finance
- Master's of Science in Accounting
- Certified Public Accountant (Certificate)
In the community
- Current Member - National Association of Black Accountants (NABA)
- Current Member - AICPA
- Current Regional Board Member - Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., Central Region