15+ years of experience with a proven record of building accounting functions that serve as true business partners, providing insights, controls and systems that drive revenue and profit growth.
Transitioned to assist with restructuring of controllership function following major acquisition. Lead team of 30 and support two business segments with $5.5B in revenues. Manage monthly and annual closes, create financial plans, forecasts, and reports, conduct analysis, provide financial advice on all company initiatives, and collaborate across the organization.
Initially assigned to lead technical accounting, billing, sales order entry, and accounting/SOX, then promoted to support larger, newly consolidated business unit, leading a team of 20 through 6 direct reports.
Promoted to lead team of 35 (with interim responsibility for a second group of 30) and manage accounting, financial reporting, audits and finance-related IT for the company’s medical surgical business. Faced multiple challenges including poor employee morale, major IT upgrade, and organizational restructuring.
Hired as sole contributor to implement complex software revenue recognition rules, then earned two promotions to lead technical accounting, billing and sales order entry operations. Worked cross-functionally to review contract terms and realign workflows and accountabilities following merger.
Recruited following merger between two health systems. Served as key finance contact for the Insurance and Risk Management Services Department, including financial reporting, GAAP financial statements, budgeting, actuarial reporting and analysis, and financial analysis. Held interim role as the Director of Risk Finance.
Audit assessments of inventory management processes
Review and reconciliation of significant freight vendor billings
Audit clients included healthcare organizations, insurance companies, educational institutions, automotive and financial institutions
Coordinated multiple business offerings, audit team and budget throughout time with PricewaterhouseCoopers
Minor in Management Information Systems