Jonathan Scheller

Regional Network: 
Chesapeake Regional Network
Class Year: 
Finance Coordinator
Conservation International
Arlington, VA

After graduating from Purdue University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Financial Planning/Counseling and Minors in Management and Spanish I have continued to progress my career in the field of finance. I have had the opportunity to work as a Credit Counselor with Purdue Federal Credit Union, a Shift Leader for the Purdue Telefund, a Secondary Market Specialist for German American Bank, and I am very passionate about my current role as Finance Coordinator with Conservation International. Along the way I have gained valuable experience in assisting clients achieve financial goals, strengthened my skills in public speaking, obtained a passion for community involvement, and continued to grow in my knowledge and responsibilities in my career.

Current Position Responsibilities 

- Development and management of annual department budget
- Manage departmental operations
- Manage submission of General Ledger and Journal Entry Reclassification
- Assist with audit, monthly reconciliations, financial compliance


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