Chris Doxey, CAPP, CCSA, CICA, CPC spent most of her career implementing “top gun” leadership teams and processes in her quest to fight fraud and implement internal controls at Digital Equipment Corporation, Compaq Computer Corporation, Hewlett Packard, and MCI She held senior finance and accounting positions which allowed her to develop and implement standards of internal control for all aspects of financial operations.
She was recruited to assist WorldCom (MCI) with the implementation of internal controls, policies, and corporate governance in 2003. Chris uses her background and passion as a management consultant and helps her clients implement internal controls and leading practices across financial operations. She developed the controller’s certification program for the Institute of Finance and Management (IOFM) and the certified procure to pay (P2P) professional program for PayStream Advisors. She is a published author and sought after speaker. She also writes articles, blogs, and whitepapers for professional organizations and solution providers and provides several webinars and presentations throughout the year.
Chris holds a BA in English, a BS in Accounting, a Master’s in Business Administration, and a Graduate Certificate in Project Management. She is a Certified Accounts Payable Professional (CAPP), holds a Certification in Controls Self-Assessment (CSA), is a Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA), and is a Certified Professional Controller (CPC). Chris is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), the Institute for Internal Controls (TheIIC), the Institute of Financial Operations (IFO), and the Association of Accounts and Finance Professionals in Business (IMA). She is a board member of the IMA’s Ethics Committee and Research Foundation. She is also a member of the advisory board for The IIC and is president of the Washington DC area chapter for both the IFO and TheIIC organizations. She has authored The Controller’s Best Practices Guide and The Controller’s Best Practices Guide to the Financial Close for the IOFM and IMA. Chris has also published two handbooks: AP Leadership Skills and Implementing a Controls Self – Assessment Program for Accounts Payable.
You can reach Chris at firstname.lastname@example.org