Paula ConroyLimited Term Lecturer;
Ms. Conroy is the managing member at Blue Bar Consulting, LLC, a consulting firm providing senior financial consulting and CFO services to small and medium size companies. Prior to her tenure at Blue Bar Consulting, Ms. Conroy held several CFO positions spanning both public and private entities. Ms. Conroy spent nearly 20 years with Ernst & Young LLP where she focused in three primary areas. Ms. Conroy headed the firm's employee benefit plans audit division. She also served as a mergers & acquisitions due diligence analyst assisting both private equity and corporate buyers. For the first 12 years of her career at Ernst & Young, Ms. Conroy specialized in auditing and financial consulting for a variety of companies concentrated primarily in the transportation, manufacturing, and financial services industries. She has experience assisting both public and private companies including experience with SEC reporting issues.
Ms. Conroy is a Certified Public Accountant. She attended Purdue University earning a Bachelor of Science in General Management and a Masters of Business Administration.