Debra brings sharp analytical skills and a breadth of senior leadership experience to her work. For over two decades, she has advised businesses on practices, systems and processes, built teams and developed talent to sustain companies' long-term success.
As an independent Accountant, Debra consulted for numerous business and nonprofit clients, preparing financials, payroll and billing summaries, reviewing staff work and supporting audits. She held broad responsibilities as Senior Financial Analyst for a medical equipment supply company, implementing improvements, enhancing internal controls, providing data analyses and supporting decision-making.
Debra previously supported over 40 business lines as Financial Analyst Specialist for a financial software company, where she managed staff, developed systems and policies, oversaw reporting and served as a liaison with government officials and auditors. Her prior roles include Accounting Manager for a transportation business, Assistant Financial Controller for a transportation and warehousing company, Senior Accountant for a public accounting and consulting firm, Financial Analyst for a human resources consulting business and Senior Consultant-Internal Audit for a global consulting firm.
Debra holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Accounting) from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is pursuing a Master of Business Administration (Accounting) from Lakeland College.