John Dee

Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer


Role at Bostrom

John D. Dee, CPA, is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Bostrom. He oversees operations in both the Chicago and Washington, DC offices, including human resources and information technology. He also serves as the primary client relationship manager, ensuring client satisfaction and long-term engagements.

Background

John has more than 20 years of experience working with both 501(c) 3 and 501 (c) 6 groups as well as for-profit organizations. His experience spans various industries including education, finance, healthcare, manufacturing, marketing, publishing and technology. His Professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Illinois CPA Society, the American Society of Association Executives, and the AMC Institute for which he served as president of its board of directors. In addition to presenting to various organizations, John has conducted workshops and routinely counsels organizations on the benefits of outsourcing. He also volunteers his time as a youth athletic coach and serves as chairman of the finance committee at his local parish.

John graduated with honors while earning his degree in Accounting from The University of Iowa in 1992. The State of Illinois recognized him as a Certified Public Accountant in 1993.


Interests

  • All things Bruce Springsteen
  • University of Iowa Hawkeyes
  • Annual International Small Fry Basketball Tournament at Disney World

Favorite Places in Chicago

  • Ravinia
  • US Cellular Field
  • Six Flags Great America