I am Grace Lamontagne, I am from the beautiful island of Saint Lucia, West Indies. I am currently employed with the Government of Saint Lucia as an Accounts Clerk and most recently as an Accountant/Bookkeeper with Holistic Elevation LLC part-time.
I have been employed with the Government of Saint Lucia for twenty-two (22) years in the Accounts Section of various Departments. My role as an Accounts Clerk involves data entry of purchasing, invoicing and journalizing; reconciliation of expenditure accounts; preparing monthly communication invoice statements for payment; preparing monthly revenue statements and journals; preparing journals for VAT and other charges. Being employed with Holistic Elevation LLC as an international contractor for the past three (3) months and my current role has been overseeing all financial transactions including reconciliation and daily accounting functions as required.
I currently hold a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Monroe College (Saint Lucia Campus). Certificates acquired from short courses including a Diploma in Leadership and Management from Shaw Academy and New Market Opportunity for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Using Internet and Social Media from Organization of American States. My dream is to pursue a Masters in Forensic Accounting in the near future and become a consultant for private and government institutions.
Since I was born and raised in the sunny island of Saint Lucia, I enjoy going to many of the beaches and waterfalls, short hikes to miliary forts and nature trails, reading and going to the movies.