Kimberly Leighton brings more than 15 years of experience in finance, operations, accounting and auditing to her role as Vice President of Finance and Accounting at EFG Companies. At EFG, Kimberly provides decision-support and leadership of the day-to-day responsibility of EFG’s accounting and tax operations, financial planning, budget management, and forecasting. Her proven ability to quickly identify key business drivers, enables Kimberly to develop strategies to grow profitability and provide critical guidance to operational management. Prior to EFG, Kimberly served as the Vice President of finance and operations for TEGA Technologies, where she oversaw the finance, human resources, and customer service departments. She has also served as the Director of Finance for Empire Petroleum Partners, the Manager of Transaction services and financial due diligence with KPMG, the Senior Internal Auditor and Consultant for Essilor of America, and as the Senior Assurance Associate for Grant Thornton, LLP. Kimberly began her career in 2004 at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and Finance from Abilene Christian University.