I work at a small nonprofit ($1M budget) managing all finances and operations. My background is in art history and curatorial work. I also have several outside roles serving on the board of other nonprofits focused on racial equity.
Undergrad School: Private non-US university
Undergrad Major: Art History
Age: 32, Ethnicity: Native American
Other Degree/Certification: Certificate in Nonprofit Accounting
School Name: Accounting Firm
Extracurriculars: Curatorial work, serving on board of nonprofits focused on racial equity
Title: Senior Director of Finance and Operations
Industry: Nonprofit / B-Corp
Company: Arts advocacy organization
Length of Employment: 3 yrs
Big Life Wins:
Worked my way up from office manager to Sr Director in 3 years. Self-taught all about nonprofit finance and accounting.
Post MBA Goal:
Mainly looking to get the credential to become a COO at a foundation, museum, or other nonprofit.
Target School: Kellogg