In addition to maintaining comprehensive financial reports and carrying out budgeting and forecasting, Lamine creates custom procedures to optimize financial business planning and operations, and is responsible for managing employee health and retirement benefits.

He holds a Bachelors degree in business administration and finance from Mercy College, and a Bachelors of business administration in banking and corporate finance and an Associates degree in Accounting from ASA College.  He worked previously as finance associate for the East Side Institute/Social Therapy Group and as accountant/bookkeeper for the All Stars Project. He is fluent in English, French and Hausa.

Lamine is fascinated by human behavior, and is a keen observer of actions, motives, and expectations.  With a nod to Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, he looks for the puzzle in everything and believes that people, with all their deceits and illusions, are the most fascinating puzzles of all.