Kristin Ripley

Finance and Governance
Experience in Field
3-5 Years
MBA (DePaul)
My Personal Values
Integrity, accountability, and empathy are the cornerstones of my personal and professional values. I believe in conducting myself with unwavering honesty and ethical integrity in all situations, fostering trust and credibility with colleagues, clients, and stakeholders alike.

Accountability drives my actions, as I take ownership of my responsibilities and strive for excellence in everything I undertake. Additionally, empathy guides my interactions, as I value understanding and respecting the perspectives and needs of others.

These values not only shape my character but also influence my approach to teamwork, problem-solving, and decision-making, enabling me to contribute meaningfully to any organization and build strong, collaborative relationships within diverse teams.
An Example of a Project That I successfully rescued and got back on track
Last year just before tax season one of our company's primary accounting databases was corrupted and unrecoverable. This created a critical and time-sensitive need to find or otherwise replicate this data.

Recognizing the urgency of the situation, I swiftly took charge, pulling in key IT and accounting support staff and working with our cloud hosting provider to identify the most useful and recent backup of our data as well as a plan to expedite recreating recent data as swiftly as possible.

I guided the team in prioritizing tasks and resources and proactively addressed stakeholder concerns, fostering transparency and alignment to maintain their confidence in our ability to deliver. As a result of these concerted efforts, we not only mitigated the setbacks but also managed to surpass expectations, ultimately bringing the project back on schedule in time to file our fiscal year reports and taxes on time.
Why I Would Add Value to Your Company
As an MBA graduate, I bring a potent combination of analytical prowess, strategic thinking, and leadership skills, all honed through rigorous academic training and practical experiences.

My ability to dissect complex business challenges, identify opportunities for growth, and develop actionable plans sets me apart, Leveraging my knowledge in finance. marketing, operations, and management, I am adept at crafting innovative strategies to drive revenue, streamline operations, and enhance efficiency.

Moreover, my collaborative nature enables me to effectively engage with diverse teams, fostering a culture of creativity and excellence. With a focus on continuous Improvement and a keen eye for emerging trends, I am poised to contribute decisively to the success and long-term sustainability of any organization I join. driving value creation at every turn.