Lena H. Ellis is the Financial Management Services Director and CFO for Fort Worth, Texas . Ms. Ellis was appointed CFO in 2008 and holds a leadership role with the City of Fort Worth ’s Audit and Finance Advisory Committee. Ms. Ellis has over 25 years of experience in government and has made many contributions to and implemented many improvements in various government organizations.
Ms. Ellis is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and served as a member of the AICPA’s Government Performance and Accountability Committee (GPAC). Also, she served as a member of the Government Audit Committee Toolkit Task Force that produced the Audit Committee Toolkit for government organizations in 2005 .
Ms. Ellis is a Certified Public Accountant and is a member of the Government Finance Officers Association’s Committee on Accounting, Auditing and Financial Reporting. She received a B.B.A. from Texas A&M University .