Tess joined the American Multifamily team in June of 2013 as the Financial Controller. She has over 20 years of experience in the Accounting Field, formerly holding positions in Public Accounting firms, Corporate Accounting for Land Development and Real Estate Firms, as well as being a licensed Commercial Real Estate agent specializing in Multifamily.
As the Financial Controller, Tess oversees the operations of the Accounting Department, including all Financial preparation and reporting, cash management, establishment of internal controls, GAAP compliance, business processes, policies & procedures and audit functions, as well as insurance management.
She graduated from West Texas State University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree and with a Master of Science in Accounting degree from The University of Texas at Dallas.
Tess is a Native Texan and lives on a small ranch with her husband, where they raise miniature cattle and donkeys. She is an active member for several animal rescue organizations, The Resource Center of Dallas, The DGLA, JDRF Dallas Chapter, and regularly volunteers at the Children’s Medical Center of Dallas.