Pamela Wright, CPA
Chief Financial Officer/VP-Finance
Siteline Interior Carpentry, Inc.
Pamela Wright joined The Marvel Group, Inc. in 2005 as Controller and was promoted to CFO/VP-Finance in 2014. She is responsible for managing the monthly closing process, collective bargaining agreement negotiations, annual benefit renewals and is heavily involved in the annual budget preparation and review process.
Pamela strives to improve efficiencies for both the accounting department and others within the organization. She is actively involved in the ISO 9001 certification process and the cost improvement program. She heads human resources, payroll/benefits, accounts receivable and accounts payable, in addition to complete general ledger oversight. Pamela has been instrumental in securing large scale savings via migration of worker's compensation insurance to a collectively insured group at Marvel as well as converting the property tax classification to a 10% multiplier, versus 25%. Through careful relationship management, she has secured respect and trust with bankers, attorneys, accountants, brokers and other outside service providers in addition to internal teams.
Pamela started her career in the private sector with an associate degree, worked for six years before going back to complete [double-major in business and accounting] bachelors degree, at night, while working full time to progress her career. After moving to the Chicago area, Pamela, again while working full time, earned her executive masters degree at night and continues to pursue further education in her field through various related associations.