Tom holds a BS in Accounting from San Francisco State University, and is a current CPA candidate. He has a strong background in managing finance and accounting teams for nonprofit finance departments ranging in size from 4 to 25 accountants. He is comfortable with all aspects of finance, including budgeting, forecasting, managing audits, financial reporting, and setting-up and managing finance and accounting best practices, policies and procedures. Tom enjoys hiking, skiing, backpacking and beach going while spending time with his family to include their loving basset hound, Autumn.
Lisa McCortney provides administrative support to ALDF’s finance director. She brings over 27 years of hands on experience with emphasis on bookkeeping, general accounting, and technical prowess in a variety of areas. Before coming to ALDF, Lisa managed her own companies in Chicago. She managed data for a university in Virginia and taught training seminars for professionals regarding accounting software in the pharmaceutical industry. Her training also includes paralegal writing and real estate transactions. She is passionate about crafting and is an avid lover of dogs, cats, and horses. Lisa’s favorite pastimes are crafting, spending time with family and her rescue shepherd, Milli.