I am proud to anchor financial systems that reflect our values and principles. The ‘how’ speaks to the ‘what, when, where, and why’ in a real way that is experienced by our staff, partners, vendors, and larger community.
As Finance Director, Sihle Dinani oversees the financial management of MSC and its fiscally sponsored projects. She also works as part of a team to maintain the financial sustainability of the organization as well as develop and implement administrative systems that support MSC’s strategic goals.
Sihle joined the MSC staff with over with over 10 years of accounting and administrative experience in nonprofit organizations. She has previously worked with the YMCA of San Diego County, Sweatshop Watch, and the Garment Worker Center, developing skills in accounting as well as fundraising and public education. Outside of the administrative realm, her work included facilitating workshops on the LA garment industry and globalization for students, labor organizers and activists.
After graduating Claremont McKenna College with a degree in Economics and Accounting, Sihle served as an AmeriCorps*VISTA volunteer supporting career development initiatives for low-income high school students. In addition, she has volunteered with community based grassroots organizations like Kids and Creeks, the Chico Bicycle Music Festival, Black Women for Wellness, Humanitarian Notes, and Infuse Africa.
A mother, consummate volunteer and novice gardener, Sihle is dedicated to developing and supporting efficiency and accountability within social justice organizations.