Mary is a finance and accounting expert with over 20 years of progressive leadership experience. She excels at translating and communicating complex financial ideas and solutions.
Prior to joining Supporting Strategies, Mary was an Independent Contractor serving small businesses as a Controller and certified public accounting firms as a seasonal Accountant. She compiled and prepared financial statements, performed monthly accounting functions and trained clients on systems and processes.
Previously, Mary was Office Leader/Tax Preparer at an accounting firm, where she managed the office, supervised staff and was also a Client Relations Representative. Her prior experience includes owning and operating a commercial and business real estate brokerage (where she also served as CFO) and working with leading insurance companies as a Marketing Consultant, National Account Manager, Actuarial Analyst and Actuarial Assistant.
Mary earned a Master of Science in Personal Financial Planning from Georgia State University's MBA Program and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Risk Management and Insurance from the University of Georgia. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Georgia and teaches courses in accounting, fraud and payroll at Chattahoochee Technical College.