Previous experience as Principal and CFO in Private Equity, CFO of small and large organizations and experience with national accounting firms. A strategic thinker, Mindy has a broad spectrum of expertise in the financial category, which drives higher valuations and greater peace of mind for her clients.
As CEO of Mindy Barker & Associates, Mindy works to empower her clients with the tools and financial information necessary to improve company value, profitability, and cash flow. Mindy has a unique background working in both private equity and growth companies. She has a proven track record of driving strategy and execution to facilitate deliberate growth in a manner that allows an entrepreneur to refine and realize his or her vision.
Prior to founding Mindy Barker & Associates, Mindy was the chief financial officer for OptaComp, a workers compensation company and subsidiary of Florida Blue. She also served as controller of Kemper Services Group and was principal and chief financial officer of Chartwell Capital, a private equity firm. Mindy’s diverse background also includes management positions in the industries of property and casualty insurance, distribution and manufacturing, and consulting. Mindy began her career in public accounting with Price Waterhouse Coopers and Ernst and Young.
Mindy holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in Accounting from Converse College and is a certified public accountant in Florida and North Carolina.