Jasmine Simpson, MSA, CIA
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Jasmine Simpson is a visionary and inspirational leader who has made it her mission to make a difference in the world. Known for stewarding her time, skills, and resources well, Jasmine has become a trusted impact partner for numerous nonprofits throughout the US.
Currently, as founder and CEO of Good Steward Financial Company, LLC, Jasmine is on a mission to ensure nonprofit organizations have the tools and resources needed to thrive and reach financial sustainability. While overseeing the company, Jasmine is also involved in delivering client services. She assists clients with making better business decisions with reviews of monthly financial reports and helps them to mitigate financial risk by analyzing and revising their accounting processes. She creates financial budgets and forecast models to help clients plan and predict financial performance so that they may also steward their resources well. To ensure Good Steward Financial Company continues to provide value in the services delivered to clients, Jasmine makes it a priority to connect and build relationships with all clients that we serve.
Prior to founding Good Steward Financial Company, Jasmine worked in various accounting positions. Working for both Fortune 500 and privately-held companies, she gained a plethora of accounting skills and knowledge, such as GAAP accounting and reporting, financial planning and analysis, cost accounting, and internal audit. She has served in corporate roles such as Assistant Controller and Interim CFO. While working in the corporate sector, she also obtained the certified internal audit designation, which she continues to apply to the services that Good Steward Financial Company provides to clients today.
Jasmine holds both an MS and BS in Accounting from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She was a founding member of the National Association of Black Accountants (Greensboro Chapter), serving as the treasurer when the association began. She currently serves on the Finance Committee on the Healthy Alamance board and as Director of Fundraising on the A Moment of Magic board.
Brian Geerlings, MBA
Chief Operating Officer
Brian Geerlings has over 15 years of experience in corporate finance and financial planning and analysis roles. Brian has previously served in corporate roles as Director of Financial Planning and Analysis, VP of Finance, and Finance Consulting.
He is currently COO at Good Steward Financial Company, where he oversees all operations and works directly with the GSFC team to ensure all client services are delivered accurately and on time. He also conducts all reviews, budgets, and CFO analyses, providing value at every level.
Prior to joining the Good Steward Financial Company team, Brian led several finance and operational teams in the development of complex budgets and guided the financial direction of these organizations. These experiences have enabled him to work closely with stakeholders to identify goals and implement strategic initiatives.
With a focus on continuous improvement through workflow automation and integration, Brian has enabled Good Steward Financial Company to streamline processes that have freed our clients from many of the more mundane accounting tasks. Having an experienced guide who has done this work before has been invaluable.
Brian holds an MBA from North Carolina State University with a concentration in Finance and a BS degree in Economics from the University of Utah. Brian has previously served on nonprofit boards around the Raleigh-Durham area.