Amber is a highly experienced financial controller with expertise in design, implementation and supervision. She takes pride in working well under challenging conditions, providing sound recommendations and training, motivating and supervising team members.
Prior to joining Supporting Strategies in 2018, Amber spent eight years as a Financial Controller with Investment Planners/IPI Wealth Management. Her wide range of responsibilities included overseeing the financial operations inclusive of payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable and the Commission Department. She also performed month-end and year-end close activities; prepared operating budgets and annual tax and cash flow analysis; and prepared and filed regulatory reports.
Earlier in her career, Amber served as an Accountant for two different organizations, worked in cash management for a resort on the U.S. Virgin Islands and was an Enlisted Corporal in the United States Marine Corps.
Amber earned her Master of Science in Computer Science and her Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from the University of Illinois. She is a Certified Public Accountant candidate.