As the Staff Accountant at CICS, Parvaneh Dorestani is responsible for ensuring invoices are paid so that the facilities team can improve CICS schools for the education programs to further transform the teaching experience for students in the modern age. Parvaneh is also responsible for handling deposits, gathering tax information from vendors, and transferring funds to the SMOs and campuses to ensure funds are getting where they need to be to make sure our schools can focus on learning. Parvaneh graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago with a Masters in Accounting and a Bachelors in Accounting. Accounting is in her blood. She comes from a family of accounting professors. Family dinners include conversations on balance sheets and income statements. When not working, Parvaneh enjoys spending time with her family, making chainmaille jewelry, and reading books on historical fiction.