Crystal McDonald Joins Kirksey as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President
HOUSTON, TEXAS— Crystal McDonald, CPA, joined Kirksey as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President on January 8. McDonald brings 15 years of accounting experience in the architectural industry. McDonald’s experience includes system implementation and developing internal controls, financial planning, and budgeting.
“We are very excited to have Crystal join us,” said Wes Good, President at Kirksey. “She brings a level of knowledge-based expertise and set of skills that will continue to help grow Kirksey as a leading architectural firm.”
Kirksey was recently named the #10 firm in the nation by ARCHITECT magazine, through the Architect 50 program, a national survey that recognizes award-winning, innovative firms. Kirksey is also consistently named a “Best Place to Work” by both the Houston Business Journal and the Houston Chronicle.
“I am thrilled to join Kirksey. In addition to being a leader in the industry, the passion and dedication Kirksey has for their employees was a big reason I joined the firm,” said Crystal. “I am very excited to be part of the leadership team, and I am looking forward to being involved in our future growth and success.”
McDonald’s role will include strategic financial leadership, helping to streamline and improve processes/procedures, and develop tools to capture and identify key metrics that drive profitability.
McDonald has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Southeastern Louisiana University.