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Chief Financial Officer
Heights Finance Corporation
Pam is the Chief Financial Officer of Heights Finance. Pam joined Heights in December 2010. Since January 2016, she has also served as the Chief Financial Officer of Pioneer Financial Services. Pam holds a Bachelor and Master’s degree from Western Illinois University and has been a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) since 1983. She began her career in audit and tax work with KPMG Peat Marwick, after which she spent nine years in financial services as Division Vice President at First of America Bank. For 10 years prior to joining Heights, Pam served as CFO at Lincoln Office overseeing accounting, information technology, human resources, administration and customer service, as well as maintaining financial relationships with two Fortune 100 companies. In addition, she has been CFO of a printing company, controller for the eighth largest direct-mail marketing firm in the United States and CFO for a large technology-consulting firm.
Banking Relationships, Funding Strategies, Business Process Improvements, Benefits Planning.
Capital Markets, Strategy
Strategic, Driven, Passionate
I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Phillipians 4:13.
Family, business, travel, and music.
I am the organist for our small Presbyterian church.
My former boss and now one of my best friends, Barbara, who taught me work-life balance long before it was a buzz-word and long before women could even contemplate such a concept.
Professionally, the success I have achieved in spite of many roadblocks and unexpected twists and turns in my career. I have learned from each of the experiences and am a better leader because of them.
Communication, attitude, empathy
Be more confident in your skills and lean in more often.
That endings can be beginnings and stepping stones to better opportunities.