Cecelia has been actively involved with FAME since its founding in 2004.
She currently serves as the treasurer and is responsible for maintaining all pertinent financial records and files for the Foundation, which includes developing the annual budget and completing financial reports as required by law.
Cecelia retired from the General Services Administration (GSA) with over 36 years of Federal service. During her career at GSA, she served as a senior procurement analyst responsible for Government-wide policy, a contracting officer, an acquisition trainer (including development), and a contract specialist. She demonstrated her vast experience in operational contract management.
Prior to her employment at GSA, she worked in international trade at the Department of Commerce. In that role, she was responsible for analyzing and processing export licenses.
She holds a B.S. in Business Administration from the College of Charleston, Charleston, SC and a Master of Public Administration from American University, Washington, DC. Over the years, Cecelia received various awards recognizing her outstanding performance within the Federal Government and for her public service contributions. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc, Federally Employed Women, Blacks in Government, and the National Contract Management Association.