Financial management professional with extensive hands-on experience in the overall administration and management of accounting activities and operations. Experience in management, business leadership and working with internal and external stakeholders such as financial institutions, attorneys, internal and external auditors and audit, budget and finance committees. PhD, CPA, MBA and CGMA with a strong understanding of managerial and financial accounting and financial operations, budget development and monitoring and organizational management.
Demonstrated organizational skills and the ability to prioritize multiple and complex tasks, often with conflicting deadlines. Proven ability to work independently as well as perform as a team member. Exercise a high degree of discretion, mature judgment, and tact in handling issues of a sensitive nature. Skillful knowledge of personal computers and associated software applications including: Excel, Word, Power Point and QuickBooks. Strong leadership, problem-solving, planning, team-building and project management skills.
Port of Oakland, Oakland, CA (Controller/Director of Finance, Controller, Accounting Manager), 1990-2002
Mission Resources, Inc., Alameda, CA (Manager, Information Systems Manager, Oil & Gas Financial Accounting Oil & Gas Financial Accounting Supervisor) 1978-1980
Phi Alpha Alpha Honor Society, 2008