Finance and Management Services
Getachew Demeku provides advice and counseling to local government agencies in the areas of Finance and Management services. Getachew has over 20 years of experience in accounting, budgeting and financial management.
During the past eight years, Getachew has acted as an independent consultant providing services to municipalities in the Bay Area. He assists agencies in the development, implementation and management of accounting policies and procedures. Getachew has often assisted clients in internal audits, management of complex projects and advising Managing Directors and Finance Directors on financial matters.
Getachew has served as Senior Budget Analyst for Berkeley Unified School District, and Senior Management Analyst for the City of Lathrop. He has also accumulated several years of experience in managerial positions in Fortune 500 companies such as Baxter Healthcare Corporation (Novcor) Ameritech Corporation and Sims Metal America.
In addition to his significant practical experience with major clients, Getachew has been an Accounting and Finance Instructor at University of Phoenix. Getachew earned double-major undergraduate degrees in Economics and Commerce from the University of Toronto, and an MBA from the University of Phoenix, specializing in Business Administration.