Michelle Minter is a Senior Financial Management Consultant with C-FACTS. She has over 25 years of accounting, corporate and nonprofit experience and provides a range of financial management services to our clients in the nonprofit arena. Michelle has helped numerous nonprofit and government organizations strengthen their financial management capacity.
Since joining C-FACTS in 2010, Michelle has used her expertise to help develop a firm financial structure for our Community Development Corporation clients. She managed the general ledger work for the Detroit Land Bank Authority (DLBA) including the administration of over $25 million in HUD funds. She established their accounting systems, managed the audit, prepared monthly financial statements, and handled payroll functions. Because of Michelle’s due diligence and accurate record keeping, DLBA received outstanding financial and single-agency audits for six consecutive years. Michelle helped to develop a Capital Needs Assessment (CNA) tool to help assess the financial management practices of Distressed Cities Technical Assistance (DCTA) participants.
Prior to joining C-FACTS, Michelle worked for ten years with the Northwest Detroit Neighborhood Development CDC as their Chief Financial Officer. Her previous work engagements included Finance Director, Controller and AP/AR clerk for various companies such as the Parade Company/Michigan Thanksgiving Parade Foundation, Stinson Funeral Home, Fox 2, Ford Motor Credit Company, Eric Canvasser CPA and Conrail to name a few. She is actively involved in the community, lending her time as Treasurer for Heritage Works and is a DPS Reading Corp volunteer. Michelle earned a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Western Michigan University and received her Master's in Accounting from Walsh College.