Laura Vint

Laura Vint


Professional Experience
CFO, Controller, financial manager, nonprofit executive

Mankato State University, BS/Business Administration; Coe College, advanced accounting courses

General work experience
29 years of accounting and financial experience, including more than 16 years as Controller for sales, transportation, alternative energy, venture capital, more than three as CFO for nonprofit organizations, and 14 years as an accounting and business consultant.

Specific work experience

  • Manage and prepare annual budget process
    • Redesign report format of monthly financial statements for specific recipients
    • Improve outcomes and accountability
    • Liaison with outside tax preparers to complete annual tax returns
  • Direct cash management and treasury functions to improve internal controls and efficiency
  • Model and analyze all business development, client expansion and pricing, contracts and equipment acquisition
  • Manage multi-company reorganization
  • Analyze merger and acquisition proposals
  • Develop comprehensive five-year financial projections
  • Assess potential risk and manage business and casualty insurance
  • Maintain banking relationships managing debt, collateral and loan covenants
  • Streamline accounting functions to realize measurable savings and reduce the average days on collection
  • Supervise accounting and finance department staff to streamline accounting functions
  • Administer employee benefits and compensation plans
    • Plan and design employee benefit plan, costing, reporting and compliance
    • Design variable compensation plan, including commission structure
    • Manage employee benefit contracts and renewal process