Senior Finance Associate
As senior finance associate, Jamar manages budgeting and accounting. Previously, he spent two years working on second pregnancy prevention for teen mothers at the nonprofit startup Teen Success, Inc. in the San Francisco Bay Area. As their finance and operations manager, Jamar implemented financial processes and controls, IT infrastructure solutions, and employee benefits and policies. Before Teen Success, he spent three years at national nonprofit venture philanthropy fund New Profit, Inc., where he focused on payroll, benefits, employee onboarding, Salesforce integration, and migrating data storage and networking to an independent platform. Jamar also spent three years as operations manager at the online culinary magazine StarChefs. Through the JourneyUP Mentor Project, he volunteers as a mentor to young people who were in foster care or are facing homelessness. Jamar holds a bachelor’s in humanities from Brigham Young University.