Frances Okolo is the director of finance at The Center for Investigative Reporting. Previously, Okolo was the controller at National Domestic Workers Alliance, with several years of experience in the for-profit and nonprofit sector. She is a member of the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. She is passionate about raising standards and building sustainability at CIR. Okolo is based in San Antonio.