Chris has held senior finance and controller positions at Digital Equipment Corporation, Compaq Computer Corporation, Hewlett Packard, MCI, APEX Analytix, and BSI Healthcare. She has experience in the areas of accounts receivable, credit and collection, internal audit, internal controls, payroll, financial reporting, logistics, procurement, accounts payable, financial process integration, M&A, program management, systems implementation, compliance, and Sarbanes Oxley. She has a bachelor's degree in English, a bachelor's in accounting, a master's in business administration, and a graduate certificate in project management. She has traveled extensively throughout Europe, Asia, Latin America, and North America. Chris brings her vast experience in the areas of compliance, auditing, internal controls, and fraud prevention to BoxAudit, LLC where she is the Executive Director of Operations. Chris also serves as the Executive Director of the IOFM Controller Certification Program.
Chris is a Certified Accounts Payable Professional (CAPP); she holds a Certification in Controls Self-Assessment (CSA), and she is Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA). She has also written a controller’s best practices guide, numerous articles, and several whitepapers. Chris has published two handbooks: AP Leadership Skills and Implementing a Controls Self -Assessment Program for Accounts Payable. She presents at several conferences and provides a multitude of webinars each year. Chris is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), the Institute for Internal Controls (TheIIC), and the Institute of Financial Operations (IFO). She is a member of the advisory board for TheIIC and is president of the Washington DC area chapter for both the IFO and TheIIC organizations.