Resume

Experience

AmSurg Corp
Senior Director of Financial Services, 4/18 – present

  • Integrated company’s first ophthalmology practice and optical store acquisitions.
  • Authored components of web application that processes $1 billion in annual revenue and interentity fees. Consumes disparate medical billing system inputs; outputs to SmartStream GL and IBM Cognos.

Director of Financial Services, IT Specialist, 7/16 – 4/18

  • Account for surgery center acquisitions including opening balance sheet, budget, and systems integration.
  • Provide analytical support and accounting direction to Operations, surgery centers and other departments.
  • Review surgery center income statements monthly and provide feedback to staff.
  • Assist with consolidation of 300+ accounting entities with variable ownership.
  • Develop SQL Server Reporting Services reports.
  • Develop Finance SharePoint sites, lists and Nintex workflows.
  • Coordinate development, testing and deployment of internal .NET finance applications.
  • Design, implement and monitor process improvement projects using Lean/Kaizen methodology.
  • Create documentation and materials for cross functional finance projects.
  • Significantly reduced manual report execution with SSRS data driven subscriptions (75K annually).
  • Designed and implemented KnowledgeLake paperless workflow for monthly account reconciliations (24K annually).
  • Developed Git version control workflow for critical applications and reports.

Manager of Financial Services II, 6/11 - 7/16

  • Supervise team of accountants, senior accountants, and accounts payable personnel.
  • Manage operating/capital budgets and monthly accounting processes for 30+ ambulatory surgery centers.
  • Assist physician partners and operations colleagues with financial issues and questions.
  • Account for surgery center acquisitions including opening balance sheet, budget, and systems integration.
  • Responsible for successful wind-down of entities placed in discontinued operations.
  • Approve and release ACH transfers including partnership distributions.
  • Created SharePoint workflows to replace existing paper-based report processes (150K+ sheets of paper annually).
  • Designed and implemented KnowledgeLake/SmartStream paperless workflow for journal entry backup (950K+ sheets of paper annually).
  • Created dashboards and reports for department leadership.

LifeWay Christian Resources
Financial Analyst, 1/09 - 6/11

  • Data analysis, budgeting, forecasting and reporting for LifeWay’s Church Resources Division.
  • Developed annual operating, working capital and fixed asset budgets for three departments.
  • Performed quarterly projections of revenues and expenses.
  • Created pro formas and recommendations on new initiatives.
  • Compiled quarterly divisional reporting package for executive leadership.
  • Developed reports to gain insight on customer retention, revenue trends and fully-loaded product cost.
  • Served as technical consultant on design of a data warehouse for key financial and customer data.
  • Annually trained and managed 20+ temp financial personnel across the United States.
  • Performed M&A due diligence on acquisition that increased a department’s revenue by 30%.

Deloitte & Touche LLP
Senior Consultant, Data Quality & Integrity, 9/06 - 10/08

  • Provided audit and consulting services to healthcare, automotive, and financial services clients.
  • Used computer-assisted audit tools and techniques to identify transactions with high audit risk.
  • Documented and tested internal controls.
  • Audited major financial statement categories including significant management estimates.
  • Clients included Nissan, Bridgestone, Community Health Systems, and AmSurg.
  • One of three SAS 99 data quality specialists for Tennessee.
  • Managed projects across the Southeast region and internationally between Tennessee and Hyderabad, India.
  • Chosen as a member of the first Nissan North America audit engagement team upon their move to Tennessee.
  • Led new hire training on Audit Command Language (“ACL”).

Additional Experience

Belmont University
Adjunct Professor of Accounting, College of Business Administration, 8/09 - 12/09

  • Taught Accounting Principles II to 30 students at night during the fall 2009 semester.
  • Created presentations, tests, assignments and games to facilitate classroom learning.

Education

Belmont University - Jack C. Massey Graduate School of Business
Master of Accountancy, 2005 - 2006

  • GPA: 4.0 Full scholarship through graduate assistantship. Member of Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi.

Belmont University
Bachelor of Business Administration, 2000 - 2004

  • GPA: 3.9 Four year academic scholarship recipient. Member of Beta Gamma Sigma, Alpha Chi.

Honors

  • Federation of Schools of Accountancy 2006 Student Achievement Award

Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Tennessee Society of Certified Public Accountants

Certifications

Courses