Mark Motamen is the Senior Finance Advisor for Achieving the Dream, Inc. In this role, Mark will be providing specific support to the finance group and assist with special projects and initiatives
Previously, Mark acted as Chief Financial Officer where he directed the overall financial function of the organization, established and implemented effective controls, practices, and standards in finance and human resources. As a key member of senior management, he worked to ensure the financial integrity of the organization across all grants, projects, and activities. He provided strategic counsel on matters of fiscal agency and responsibility and on the operational feasibility of new work and mission related opportunities.
Before joining Achieving the Dream, Mark served as Controller for siXis, a hi-tech semiconductor company in which he oversaw all aspects of finance, administration, and human resources. He has over 20 years of experience in accounting and finance, including ten years with IBM and six years with Environmental Resource Center.
Mark is a Certified Management Accountant and a Certified Financial Manager and holds Bachelor’s degrees in both Accounting and Business Management from North Carolina State University as well as a Master’s degree in accounting from the College of Management at North Carolina State University.