Aminata is originally from Guinea, West Africa. She attended Coe College in Iowa and obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting and Business Administration. She obtained her master’s in Accounting and became a CPA in 2017. She has over seven years of accounting experience in both the private and public sector, where her primary focus has been working with nonprofit entities of varying sizes. Active in the community, Aminata has served on nonprofit boards and volunteers in her spare time. She recently moved to Anchorage with her husband and two daughters.