Jeffrey GarciaSenior Accountant, Sponsored Projects & Funds
Jeff joined RPA’s finance team in May 2017 as a Senior Accountant. He works closely with the Sponsored Projects & Funds team providing analysis and reporting support while also assisting the finance team in all general accounting matters.
Before joining RPA, Jeff worked as a Senior Accountant for the Goodwill of Greater Washington. At Goodwill he worked alongside the Sr. Director of Finance, CFO and Manager of Accounting Operations on all accounting areas including month end close entries and process documentation, account reconciliations, financial reporting and general ledger analysis. His main responsibility at Goodwill was serving as a primary resource for the accounting and reporting needs relating to the Goodwill Excel Center (Public Charter School). Prior to Goodwill, Jeff was a Senior Auditor at Calibre CPA Group, PLLC where he was fortunate to develop his expertise in the non-profit sector working on a variety of Audits and non-attest services including Tax Form 990 preparation and special projects.
Jeff graduated with a B.S.B.A. in Accounting from the University Of Richmond- Robins School Of Business. When he is not at RPA, he enjoys playing basketball, obsessing over his adorable godson, and seeking out mentoring opportunities, recently serving as a POSSE Foundation- Scholar Writing Coach. Jeff is an Oliver Scholars Program Alum, a program which prepares high-achieving African-American and Latino students from underserved NYC communities for success at top independent high schools and prestigious colleges. He now serves as member on the Oliver Scholars Junior Board.