Lauracyn Abdullah joined the Civic Federation in the Fall of 2011 as the Operations and Accounting Administrator. She is responsible for managing the financial record keeping, purchasing and payroll operations of the Civic Federation. Lauracyn has more than fifteen years experience in non-profit accounting and operational management. Her expertise includes grant management, budgeting, forecasting, financial planning, payroll, auditing, taxation, investments, salary and benefits administration, records retention and financial reporting. Lauracyn has worked with mission-driven, membership-based organizations like the 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.