The Confidence of Knowing™
CFO / Controller
Certifications & Experience
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
Experience with QuickBooks, Great Plains, Netsuite, (including implementation), ADP, Paylocity, SAS & SPSS, eCW, Sage 50, & More
Education & Awards
Master of Business Administration, Utah State University
Bachelor of Accounting, Utah State University
University Accounting Instructor
Utah Technology Council CFO of the Year, 2016
CIA, Institute of Internal Auditors: Past Chapter President (1992-93), Vice President, Board Member
Brenda Rees is an experienced Controller & CFO with over 35 years of experience in SaaS, Healthcare, and Retail Equipment industries. She has orchestrated multiple turnarounds & helped organizations optimize their profitability to achieve strategic objectives.
High-Level Financial Strategy
Financial Reporting & Audit Preparation
Budgets & Forecasting | Project Costing & ROI
About Brenda Rees
Brenda has significant experience in financial roles in multiple industries with over 15 years of audit experience and 20 years of high-level operational experience as a Controller, Finance Director, and CFO.
Brenda specializes in improving processes and streamlining operations to comply with regulations and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and to increase shareholder value. Working with management and sales teams, she has increased revenue and reduced wasteful spending to turn organizations around and to increase and optimize profitability.
Brenda has implemented high-level, forward-looking cash management and forecasting strategies that coordinate with asset purchases and help sales increase revenues. She is also experienced in implementing and improving the budget process and departmental accountability as well as helping organizations achieve strategic objectives.