MJ Paxson serves as corporate controller and oversees the SPS accounting department, including accounts payable, cash receipts, expense, accounting and state regulations. MJ has been a leading player in the numerous SPS acquisitions that have grown the company from 125 employees to a well-integrated organization with over 700 employees. MJ helps maintain the company’s financial stability, enabling SPS to expand its leading role as a systems integrator and managed services provider.
A certified public accountant (CPA), MJ assists in preparing financial information for SPS executives and board of directors, banks, clients and vendors. Her team is responsible for processing vendor invoices, issuing IRS information return documents, handling employee expense reimbursements and ensuring company compliance with state regulations and sales tax.
Prior to joining SPS through its acquisition of GEE! Communications in 2005, MJ worked in the industries of public accounting, property management and HVAC. She graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business management. Later, she earned a master’s degree in strategic management from Davenport University.
With her expertise in financial planning and management, MJ ensures that SPS clients, employees and partners can remain confident in the company’s financial security and ability to grow within the industry.