MJ Lewis, CCIFP, Controller
Briarcliff University, Sioux City, IA
Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
Personal Self Assessment:
"I'd say knowledgeable, accurate, and detail-oriented."
What is your favorite part of your job?
"I really like all parts of my job, but especially the financial statements and budgets / projections, which tie the daily financial functions of the company into the big picture."
Describe HarenLaughlin's style:
"We are a professional and honest, team and family-based company."
What do you have in your office?
"Pictures of family, beach scenes, Colorado buffaloes, and of course, my Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional (CCIFP) Certificate."
How did you land at HarenLaughlin?
"A former project manager, who I had worked with at another company, introduced me to Wells because he thought it would be a good fit. I guess he was right — I've been here 13 years."
Lessons learned from your childhood?
"My father taught me my work ethic and responsibility. He instilled in me a sense of pride in doing a job the right way and completely."
If you had a week to spend doing whatever you wanted, what would it be?
"No doubt sitting on the beach, my feet in the sand, reading a 'beach trash' book, and enjoying a margarita (or Corona later in the day)."