Financial Experts

Kathleen Linebaugh


Kathleen Linebaugh holds a MBA and has 12 years of experience in financial reporting, analysis, forecasting, budgeting, cash management, auditing, and controls. Solid interpersonal skills and cross-functional competencies in all phases of accounting and management coupled with effective leadership abilities. She has assisted many non-profit organizations with financial management including Advancing Hispanic Excellence in Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Science (AHETEMS), Society of Geriatric Cardiology, International Ultraviolet Association. Ms. Linebaugh holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from West Chester University, a Bachelor’s in Accounting from University of Virginia and a Master in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Virginia Tech.

Ivette Figueroa

Chief Financial Officer

Ivette Figueroa joined Covenant Business Solutions in 2018 as the Chief Financial Officer. She oversees all financial matters for the organization. She is also responsible for creating and monitoring the company’s annual budget, completing the annual financial statement preparation, as well as leading the performance/strategic plan. In addition, she leads the organization enterprise risk management efforts and serves as a key member of the organization’s leadership, providing vital support on a variety of initiatives. She is also responsible for supervising audit processes and implementing a rigorous internal control program for the Federal/State/Municipal government grant programs under education training and other specific industries.

Ivette is a seasoned professional who has a strong background in management, accounting, auditing, and financial systems. Previously, she worked with the prestigious public accounting firm of Deloitte & Touche, NYC Health & Hospitals Corp., and the Culinary Institute of America leading and directing work with multi-disciplinary and geographically diverse teams that provided auditing and advisory services.

Ivette hails from the Bronx, NY where she earned a B.S. in Accounting from Fordham University. She is certified in Certificate in Risk Management Assurance [CRMA] and as a Certified Information Systems Auditor [CISA].