Sami Novaster

Finance Manager
Sami Novaster does finance and analytics work for Chicago Public Media.

Sami has helped implement several software solutions, including a new accounting system (Intacct) and an expense reimbursement system (Expensify). They love making reports more efficient for people.

Sami previously worked as a public accountant at Chicago CPAs doing both small business accounting and business and personal taxes. They received a B.A. in Business Administration and Managerial Accounting from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point and is a registered CPA.

In their spare time, Sami practices historical European martial arts with the Chicago Swordplay Guild. They also love seeing pictures of your cats and watching live professional wrestling.