Rita Bickley manages accounts payable and receivable among a variety of other accounting duties for USA Basketball as an assistant, finance and administration since August 2013, and was elevated to manager in Nov. 2018.
In addition to managing accounts payable, accounts receivable, and invoice processing, Bickley reconciles credit card activity along with expense reports, and assists with the preparation of financial statements and various other financial reporting.
Prior to arriving at USA Basketball, Bickley spent a total of six years working in the accounting department of two different companies in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where in addition to general bookkeeping duties, Bickley helped with payroll and tax preparation, created financial reports and aided in preparing client contracts. From 1998-2006 Bickley was self employed and conducted a variety of accounting and other duties, along with her partners for their auction/estate sale company.
Armed with an associate of the arts degree in liberal studies and legal support services certification from North Harris County College, Houston, Texas, in 1987, Bickley served as a legal secretary and legal assistant from 1990-98 before moving into the accounting field.
Bickley has three daughters and resides in Colorado Springs.