About Chim

Ms. Francisco brings a unique, multi-faceted skill set as Advisory Board Member for the Women’s International Holistic Council, through her professional experiences in the Health & Wellness, Banking & Finance, and Travel & Tourism sectors, as well as, through her civic and community leadership. Her expertise includes business strategy formulation, process and system implementation, financial data analysis, integration of planning and real-time alignment, accountability coaching, and development of successful teams.

She began her career as the Accounting Manager for Shore Operations with Holland America Line Westours, where she was responsible for managing Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, and banking account reconciliation; controlling operations costs, and coordinating shore operations and ground transportation services for various ship calls at Port Everglades and other domestic ports. Ms. Francisco is a former Banking Center Manager and Associate Vice President with Bank of America, where she was the recipient of the Customer Experience Leadership Award in 2002, the President’s Award of Excellence in 2003, and the Most Improved Banking Center Award in 2004. She was also a Series 6 and Series 63 Licensed Associate at this financial institution. Ms. Francisco is a former Store Manager and Assistant Vice President with Commerce Bank. In this capacity, she was responsible for business development, with a primary focus on building relationships with target referral sources and creating strategic alliances with business partners. Most recently, Ms. Francisco has successfully operated a virtual/online franchise of Juice Plus+, involving all aspects of sales, marketing, and management.

Ms. Francisco’s current community/ business participation includes:
• Member, Board of Directors & Chair, Community Relations Committee – Caron Renaissance
• Chair, Ambassadors Committee & Member – Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce
• Assistant Chair, Woman Volunteer of the Year Committee & Member, Training Committee – Junior League of Boca Raton
• District Treasurer – Toastmasters International – District 47 (South Florida and the Bahamas)
• Vice President of Membership – Toastmasters International – Bill Gove Golden Gavel Club
• Member – Women for Excellence
• Volunteer Instructor & Guest Speaker Coordinator – Young Entrepreneurs Academy

Previous affiliations include:
• Treasurer, Board of Directors – Abi’s Place
• Member, Host Committee (Annual Fashion Show) – American Red Cross – Broward Chapter
• Regional Training Ambassador & Chapter President – BNI (Business Networking International) – Broward Region
• Secretary, Board of Directors & Chair, Corporate Partners Committee – Boca Ballet Theatre
• Member, Board of Directors & Ambassador – Coral Springs Chamber of Commerce
• Co-Chair, Ambassadors Committee – Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce
• Member – Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce
• Member – Friends of the Philippine Consulate Foundation
• Graduate – Leadership Boca Raton, Class of 2011
• Graduate – Leadership Coral Springs, Class of 2008
• Ambassador and Social Member – Premier Networking Alliance
• Member, Advisory Board – Referral Institute of Southeast Florida
• Cantor, Music Ministry – Saint Andrew Catholic Church & Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church
• Member, Board of Directors – Women & Wishes