Director, Accounting and Financial Management
Ms. Folks manages the day-to-day financial activity, as well as ensuring our financial systems are trustworthy and efficient. She appreciates every detail from the smallest number on a spreadsheet to the overall financial strategy of business operations. Terrie enjoys outdoor adventures with family and friends, brain-teaser puzzles, and a good game of Scrabble.
Terrie brings 25 years of governmental, for-profit, and nonprofit experience in accounting services, payroll services, and budgeting. She is currently pursuing an accounting degree and looks forward to continuing the integrity and professionalism Kizano consistently provides to every client.
“Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.” –
Vincent Van Gogh
Human Resources Manager
Ms. McLaughlin strives to take care of our employees every day facilitating information flow, researching industry-leading benefits packages, and ensuring efficient personnel action processing. She plans, drafts, evaluates, recommends, and implements employee relations and human resource policies and best practices. She is the chaos coordinator at home, loves cooking, movies, music, and watching her kids play sports. Favorite place is the beach where she finds the most solitude.
Ms. McLaughlin brings a strong background in administration and has previously held Accounts Payable/Receivable and HR Assistant roles at Kizano. She helped grow the company from 12 employees and implement new payroll and onboarding procedures which is where she found her passion for HR. She holds a Human Resource Management certificate from George Mason University and is currently working towards her SHRM PHR certification.
“People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.” – Dale Carnegie
Ms. LaCourse contributes to a broad range of administrative functions to include recruiting and proposal development. She is passionate about improving efficiency and effectiveness within an organization and strives to get the job done right the first time.
Ms. LaCourse brings significant administrative and accounting experience in both profit and non-profit organizations. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Studies and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Management with a concentration in Organizational Leadership, in addition to her professional education in government contract administration.
“Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill