Esther Odle is a junior staff accountant for Chalkbeat. She was previously an office manager for a textile company for 18 years before coming into the non-profit sector. She has over 20 years of experience in the accounting field. Esther graduated in 2004 with a B.S. in Accounting and Taxation from Mercy College and is currently pursuing her M.B.A. in Accounting from the University of Phoenix.