Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The directors work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need.
Maria Benel Se
JBC Group, LLC
Benel is a Nonprofit Practice Leader who oversees all aspects of assurance, accounting and consulting services to nonprofit clients. Her areas of expertise encompasses overseeing all aspects of financial and compliance audits including internal control reviews, single audits performed in accordance with OMB Circular A-133, financial statement reviews, compilations, forecasts and projections for nonprofit organizations. She has extensive experience in nonprofit community healthcare organization financial operations best practices and corporate governance.
In 2011, Benel was award the Most Influential Filipina in the United States by the Filipina Women’s Network (FWN). FWN is a national nonprofit professional association founded to raise awareness of the activities, careers and status of women of Philippine ancestry based in the United States. Benel holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from De La Salle University.