Jessica Best, CPA

Jessica Best, CPA

Accounting Project Manager - Investments
Proven Performance

Professional Experience

Jessica Best currently serves as the Accounting Project Manager for Stream’s Investment Management (IM) Platform, which currently manages five opportunistic discretionary funds and separate account mandates totaling over $2 billion of equity.  

Jessica plays a pivotal role in supporting the team on various accounting projects, fulfilling reporting needs, and driving accounting initiatives forward. Currently, she is dedicated to the implementation of the Investment Accounting module within Stream’s Yardi system. 

Jessica served as the Controller of Property Accounting at Ballast Investments, LLC. In this capacity, she led the property accounting team and managed financial reporting for nine private equity multi-family real estate funds. Prior to that, Jessica held the position of Fund Controller for Stream’s IM Platform, overseeing three opportunistic discretionary funds. Her journey with Stream spans six years, starting as a Property Accountant in the Project Accounting department and culminating as Fund Controller before taking a step back from her career to welcome her first child. 

Jessica is a graduate of Western Michigan University, holding a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance degree. Furthermore, she is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Michigan. 

During her free time, Jessica enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, and playing ice hockey.