Frank Costa, MBA, joined the Lexell Blue team in 2019, is a Principal Consultant where he helps clients with Costpoint System Implementations, Training, and System Modifications (Stored Procedures, Extensibility). He has been called a “triple threat” because of his extensive knowledge of Accounting, Systems, and Compliance (GAAP, CAS, FAR, Sarbanes Oxley) for both Domestic & International organizations in Commercial, Government, and Non-Profit Organizations. He has worked in the capacity of Controller/CFO level where he was both a functional and administrative system user. He has also worked in the capacity of Global Director of Financial/Business Systems, where he was responsible for the implementation and maintenance of company systems. He has also helped organizations with coaching, growth strategies, employee morale, and training. He has worked with Deltek Products for over 15 years.
His system experience includes the Deltek Suite of Products (including Costpoint, TESS, GCS, CER/COGNOS, Analytics, COBRA, GovWin, Budgeting & Planning, and Vision) and the Oracle Suite of Products (Oracle, JD Edwards, NetSuite, and PeopleSoft) as well as SAP, Dynamics, Quickbooks and Solomon.
His technical skills include being a DBA, designing and/or creating Stored Procedures for both Costpoint and T&E, Extensibility, Data Warehousing, Report Writing (COGNOS), and System Design, Implementations, and Upgrades.
He has been a Trainer for Deltek University working with various clients and training in A&F, HCM, and Materials Management. He has also presented at various Deltek Insight Conference Sessions including COGNOS/CER, Migrating and Automating Contractors into CP and GCS for both Time and Payment, and How to Set Up and Use Extensibility in Costpoint.
Frank has also worked in various industries including Government (Raleigh, NC & Montgomery County, MD), Government Contracting (RTI, & SRA/Constella), Manufacturing (NEC & Bespak) , Construction/ Engineering (Lurgi), Pharma/BioTech (GSK & Novella/FHI) , Academia (Duke/UNC), and Entertainment: Television, Motion Picture, and Music (FOX & Island/Def Jam).
Frank received his MBA at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill in September 2000.
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