Bonnie Sims

Bonnie Sims is a CPA who co-teaches recording-keeping at JBS. She currently serves as the Director of Finance and Information for a mid-sized not for profit organization in Chicago. Her experience in the accounting field spans more than 35 years developed in public accounting, manufacturing, insurance and 501 c(3) based not-for profit organizations. She has worked as a Controller and manager of process improvement projects, general accounting and reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, consolidations, statutory reporting, cost accounting and tax-exempt compliance reporting at Allstate Insurance Company, Motorola, Rotary International, and Goodwill Industries to name a few. Bonnie received a BS degree in accounting from North Carolina A&T State University in Greensboro, she worked as an auditor for Arthur Andersen & Co. and became licensed as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) shortly thereafter.