Erin Lavelle MBA, FPA is an experienced senior finance and operations leader driving growth, productivity and transformation with significant experience in financial and professional services industries. Her experience in end-to-end M&A transaction management is extensive as is her ability to enhance and support business performance, scale costs, structure contracts and improve financial operations having been demonstrated repeatedly throughout 25 year her career.
Most recently she was Chief Administrative Officer at Mesirow Financial following a progressive career of increasing responsibility. Ms. Lavelle received her MBA in International Business, with honors, from Kellstadt Graduate School of Business, DePaul University, and her BBA in Finance/Business Economics from the University of Notre Dame. In 2014, she was in the inaugural class receiving the newly created FP&A certification and participates in design and review for future exams.
For over 10 years she has been asked to speak about budgeting and planning best practices for various Associations. She has been quoted in publications such as Wall Street & Technology Magazine, on CFO.COM and in Business Finance Magazine among others. She also published in the Secured Lender; “Defining the Risk in Healthcare Receivables.”