Jackie Clarke is the Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer of Drew Child Development Corporation. She has over 15 plus years of nonprofit accounting experience providing audit, accounting, and special project services. Over the course of her career, Ms. Clarke works exclusively within the nonprofit sector as an executive management staff for community based agencies, voluntary health and welfare organizations, and as an audit manager for a regional CPA firm.
As an audit manager for a CPA firm, Ms. Clarke worked with major public charities and private foundations in Southern California with assets ranging from $1billion to $8million; led nonprofit training seminars, and coordinated the firm’s community day events.
Ms. Clarke obtained a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from the University of Maryland, a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Through her passion for working with nonprofit agencies, Ms. Clarke has served as a member of the board of directors and audit committee member for several charities.
In 1985, Ms. Clarke’s family migrated to the United States from Jamaica to the Washington DC area and in 2005 she relocated to Los Angeles.