Jorge Jimenez serves as the Director of Human Resources, Finance, and Administration for APCA. In this role as a human resource leader, Jorge is responsible for overseeing employee relations, leadership and employee development, training, compensation, benefits and workers’ compensation. He also works closely with the Advancement Project’s CFO to ensure that the California office has the financial management support it needs and that it complies with financial management standards and requirements. Jorge has over 16 years of experience working with non-profits, 13 of which have been in a leadership capacity. Prior to taking this role in November of 2012, Jorge served as Director of Finance and Administration for Central American Resource Center, the largest Central American immigration and advocacy organization in the country, where he was responsible for planning, directing and controlling financial and administrative functions for the organization. He also successfully implemented the Human Resource department’s systems and practices to be in alignment with operational goals and objectives. Jorge has held a number of director roles for other non-profit organizations in Los Angeles County in finance, business administration, and program management. He has also served for the US Armed Forces and is a proud Army veteran. Jorge holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of La Verne.