Lauracyn Abdullah joined the Civic Federation in the fall of 2011 to effectively manage all financial and operational activities. As Director of Finance and Operations, Lauracyn is responsible for the overall financial management of the Civic Federation as well as overseeing the Federation’s human resource systems, information technology and general business operations.
Lauracyn contributes to the overall success of the Civic Federation by monitoring the Federation’s business performance, cash flow and operating budget. Lauracyn has more than twenty years of experience in non-profit accounting and operational management. Her career focus continues to be establishing effective financial policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems in order to empower non-profit organizations to maximize their return on financial assets.
Lauracyn has worked with mission-driven, membership-based organizations like the Million Dollar Round Table, American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, The Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the USO of Illinois.
Lauracyn holds a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from Keller Graduate School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management from Illinois State University. In her spare time, Lauracyn enjoys traveling, cooking and hosting parties for family and friends.