Denise is a hands-on finance and accounting executive who has advised businesses across moments of crisis, transition and growth. She is adept at managing operations and staff while identifying areas for improvement. Her specialties include financial analysis and communicating key issues to management and the board.
Prior to joining Supporting Strategies, Denise was Controller at a country club. In addition to reviewing processes and recommending changes to boost performance, she built and maintained a cash projection sheet and member billing summary to project revenue, maintained the general ledger, managed all human resources activities and executed ad hoc projects for management.
Denise played a similar role as Interim Controller for a family-owned catalog company that engaged her to advise on process improvements. She managed the general ledger and cash reporting systems, analyzed accounts, negotiated better rates with vendors and prepared the company for audit. Previously, she served as Controller for a venture capital-backed software company and for an angel investors software company offering gift and loyalty cards.
Denise holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Bentley College.