Claire Akakpo joined the United Board as a staff accountant in September 2020. She brings five years of experience to her position, having worked with a number of nonprofit organizations, including New Visions for Public Schools and Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York. In those roles, she provided back office support in general accounting, with a focus on general ledger management, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll. She graduated from CUNY Brooklyn College in the fall of 2016 with a B.S. degree in finance and accounting.