Cecil Grimes Jr. is a Sr. Lead Financial Analyst for Kaiser Permanente Hospitals, the 3rd largest non-profit hospital in the United States, which provides high quality affordable care for over 12 million members. Kaiser Permanente generates over 64 billion dollars in revenue per year, and Cecil’s department is responsible completing the budgets for all company activities. In addition, Cecil provides monthly analytical reports and advice to the CFO and Area Financial Officers, regarding reduction of Kaiser Hospital expenses.
Prior to joining Kaiser Permanente, Cecil worked in Public Accounting as an Sr. Auditor where he performed Governmental and Small Business audits. He also has experience as a Sr. Financial Analyst at Bank of America, Dredsner Bank, the Gap Stores Inc., and Wind River Software. As a Sr. Financial Analyst, Cecil issued rates for loans over $1M, reconciled revenue accounts totaling over $77MM, compiled SEC 10-Q reports, and managed $60MM in international inter-company subsidiary revenues.
Cecil was raised in Oakland, California and has a passion for helping the minority youth of the Bay Area reach their goals. As a founding Board member of the “Dress for Success” program, Cecil empowered youth to embellish a dress style that epitomizes success in their future.
Cecil attended San Jose State University, eventually receiving his Bachelor of Science, Business Administration: Accounting degree, from California State University, Hayward.