Shakeel Yusuf

Chief Financial Officer, Prince William Public Schools, Manassas, Virginia

Shakeel Yusuf

Shakeel Yusuf serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Prince William County Public Schools in Virginia. Prior to this role, he held the position of Comptroller at Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS), also in Virginia.

With nearly forty years of experience in finance, Shakeel has a diverse background that includes auditing with a Big 8 firm and nearly a decade working with nonprofits.

His educational background includes a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Queensland in Australia (1984) and a Master’s in Finance from Benjamin Franklin University in Washington, DC (1987).

Shakeel has extensive expertise in ERP implementations and has played a key role in transforming public finance. He is a Certified Public Accountant and has served on the board of the Virginia Government Finance Officers Association from 2008 to 2009. Currently, he is a member of the GFOA’s Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting Committee.

Outside of work, Shakeel enjoys sports and fishing, and he is married with three children.