Jon “Lance” Cantley
The GOOD LAND
My Work for The Good Land
I combine practical business background with unique humanitarian experiences thereby providing both accuracy and clarity, but doing so with great compassion and service to the community that surrounds me. I have practical experience and educational training in Customer Service, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources, Finance/Accounting, as well as Humanities/Charities leadership and planning.
My Work with Still Wind Ministries™
I am humbled, and honored, to be a part of Still Wind Ministries™. I serve as Business Manager for all NonProfit operations and activity.
Still Wind Ministries™ is a South Carolina 501c3 charitable organization. The purpose
of Still Wind Ministries™ is to provide compassionate, competent and community based
counseling services to promote life-
My past work as Director of Accounting and Business Manager:
Experience in strategic planning and the promotion of revenue profitability, organizational growth, and Budgetary Controls to assure profitability.
I am an Experienced Cost Analyst having worked to establish and regulate the full range of GAAP accounting activities including, general ledger accounting, payables and receivables, job costing, payroll, and corporate taxation.
I analyzed financial results with respect to profits, trends, costs and compliance with budgets, coordinating and/or preparing corporate tax schedules while developing and implementing a job cost system to achieve management budgetary goals and directives.
I have training and experience as an internal financial and physical inventory Auditor, as well as Facilitator for annual external audits.
I am experienced at Budget Planning and Analysis for profit centers within manufacturing operations.
I performed activities covering materials and production costs, costs of sales, product revenue steams, and overhead, analyzing actual manufacturing costs and prepared periodic reports comparing budget costs to actual production costs; including product margin reporting and analytics.
My Educational Experiences
I do have formal education and training...but I cannot image a more valued learning than what my LIFE has taught me!
Masters in Humanities, Ethics and Philosophy
Marshall University: Business Administration/Accounting
Queens University of Charlotte: Accounting
“I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason
to whatever results they led.”
― Thomas Jefferson
“The more I live, the more I learn. The more I learn, the more I realize, the less I know.”
― Michel Legrand
"Learn to know thyself."