Lenise Smith

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Lenise Smith

Strategic Adviser - Tucson, Arizona

Lenise brings over forty years of management, accounting and business experience to Astra. She gained her public accounting experience with Arthur Andersen & Co. in Phoenix, AZ then worked for Arizona State University for two years. She then moved to Princeton University, where she was ultimately promoted to Associate Controller. She worked for four years with ITT Corp. World Headquarters in New York City and was promoted to the executive group working as Senior Management Controls Analyst for the Harford Insurance Group. She returned to Tucson in 1981, where she continued her career, becoming a shareholder and executive at two Tucson companies.

Lenise holds a CPA and CMA and has worked as a controller and a special projects and chief financial officer in real estate, engineering consulting, and insurance agency. and medical manufacturing.

Lenise has served as project manager on five software conversions or implementations, so she knows what Astra clients need from their outside implementation consulting team. At Astra, she assists the CEO, Vice President, and firm with a variety of projects focused on creating the strongest possible framework for Astra field associates to deliver outstanding service to our ERP systems software end users.