Aracelly Bonilla '00 is the newest member of the St. Joan Antida leadership team serving as Director of Finance and Operations. She is often described as someone who is up for a challenge and has a gift for seeing the big picture. Aracelly has more than ten years of progressive experience in the finance-accounting field. Her most recent role of Finance Process Improvement Supervisor was at a local advertising agency, where she was able to implement changes that allowed for a company-wide streamlined process. Aracelly provided real time support and analysis by being a strategic adviser that added value in the decision-making process of the overall operations of the agency.
Aracelly is a first-generation Mexican American, born and raised in the near south side of Milwaukee. She is a proud graduate of St. Joan Antida High School and is excited to be back at her alma mater. She continued her education at Marquette University where she earned a bachelor's degree in Organizational Leadership with an emphasis in Accounting. As the first person in her family to graduate from college, Aracelly values the importance of education in the community. She has a passion for empowering women and truly believes that the key to that is through education and sisterhood which are values she gained during her time at SJA.
Aracelly is married and has four children. She enjoys spending time with her family, reading and traveling.
Welcome home, Aracelly!