Vice President of Finance and Accounting
Kimberly Rathje is vice president, finance and accounting, at IDS International. An accomplished finance professional in the government services industry, she brings more than two decades of experience in analyzing existing operations and implementing effective systems, strategies, and processes that have been proven to optimize and improve organizational performance at both the corporate and operational levels. At IDS, she leads the finance and accounting team, overseeing and implementing all business policies, accounting practices, and disclosure statements.
Before joining IDS, Rathje worked for Alion Science & Technology, a Virginia-based engineering and technology company, where she served in a variety of increasingly senior roles, including as controller senior manager, business financial reporting manager, and, eventually, as finance group business partner. In this capacity, she provided financial support and guidance to the company’s C-level executives and private equity ownership. Prior to that, she served as finance manager at BearingPoint Inc., a multinational management and technology consulting firm. Before BearingPoint, she worked for a variety of government contractors and commercial and residential real estate firms, including at Arrowhead Global Solutions, Anteon Corporation, CarrAmerica Realty, and Charles E. Smith Companies.
Rathje has a BBA in accounting from Marymount University and an MBA in finance from Strayer University. She is an avid golfer and baseball fan and served as an assistant varsity softball coach for West Potomac High School in Alexandria, Virginia from 2010 – 2017.