CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Valicienne Arnold is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Illinois with discipline on accounting and auditing services for small businesses, nonprofit organizations and government organizations. She is currently trained as a QuickBooks Pro-Advisor. Prior to becoming a CPA, she spent more than 20 years in operations at McDonald’s Corporation, overseeing restaurants throughout the Chicago market. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Human Resources from Illinois State University, and a Masters in Accountancy from Governors State University.
In addition to her professional responsibilities, Valicienne spends her time serving in other local organizations. She is a member of the Illinois Certified Public Accountants Society; a Board Member of the South Suburban Small Business Association (SSSBA); a Board Member of the South Suburban Arts Foundation (SAMBA); a member of Toastmasters International; a member of the District 205 Parent Advisory Curriculum Team; a member of the Finance Committee of Habitat for Humanity Chicago South Suburbs; and the Financial Secretary and ordained Elder and Deacon of Pullman Presbyterian Church. Valicienne is also a past District 150 Parent Teacher Association President.
Valicienne resides in the south suburbs of Chicago with her husband and is the mother of three young ladies.