Laurie Jacobs brings nearly 15 years of wide-reaching experience in financial controlling, advisory, and accounting and has dedicated her talents to such firms as Deloitte, Dynamic Business Solutions, and Arthur Anderson through planning, performing, and supervising audits of public and private companies. Through the years she has worked with corporate clients such as FOX, MySpace, Intermix, J2 Global Communications, MannKind, Merle Norman, among many others, as well as numerous nonprofit foundations.
A certified public accountant with a Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy from California State University, Northridge, Laurie has both led accounting teams and supported senior management in integral, specialized projects. Most recently, she has served CalArts as Assistant Controller overseeing and managing accounting, operations, financial planning and analysis of expenditures to the continued expansion and prosperity of the institution. Her fine-tuned expertise in all matters financial position Laurie as an essential asset to the growing success of the Outlook Amusements executive team.