Treasurer Biography

M. COLLEEN ESTES

Experience

          • Service Line Leader for Business Process and Controls group
          • Overall project lead and engagement management for large and small SOX and Internal Audit clients with international and multi-locations.
          • Assisted clients in the planning and scoping phases of SOX work through to the evaluation of deficiencies and preparation of management’s assessment of the company’s internal controls.
  • Experienced in interfacing with external and internal auditors and reporting to SOX Steering Committees and Audit Committees/Boards of Directors.
  • Managed internal assessment projects related to construction contracts, fraud, contract reviews and risk assessments.
  • Planned and executed Enterprise Risk Assessments, advising management and participating in Board level presentations.
  • Conducted quarterly operational and investment presentations of performance results to the Finance and Audit Committees of the Board of Directors.
  • Responsible for the review and evaluation of monthly operating results to budget.
  • Assisted in financial due diligence for both acquisition and sales of related businesses.
  • Performed financial audits for oilfield services, engineering, construction and environmental services companies.
  • Prepared and reviewed SEC filings.
  • Coordinated and assisted team leaders in company-wide effort to improve internal controls and business processes within a SAP environment.
  • 12 years of public accounting experience and 14 years industry experience in multi-national companies.

Positions Held

  • Managing Director, Sirius Solutions
  • Chief Financial Officer, Van Leeuwen Pipe and Tube Corporation
  • Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Texas Medical Center
  • Corporate Controller, Sanifill, Inc.
  • Audit Senior Manager, Ernst & Young

Client's Served

  • EXCO Resources, Inc.
  • Vetco International
  • TransOcean
  • PPM Energy
  • Suez Energy North America
  • Houston Wire & Cable
  • TPC Group, Inc.
  • U.S. Concrete
  • Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America
  • Seahawk Drilling
  • ABS
  • Intertek Caleb Brett
  • Arturus Energy
  • Express Energy Services
  • Tudor Pickering Holt
  • Noble Energy
  • Noble Drilling
  • GSE Holdings
  • Valerus Field Services
  • Cobalt International, Inc.
  • Mattress Holdings
  • W & T Offshore
  • Basin Holdings, Inc.
  • Pacific Drilling
  • Axip
  • Hi-Crush Partners, LP
  • Carriage Services
  • Shell Midstream Partners, LP
  • Repros Therapeutics
  • Bellicum Pharmaceuticals

Education

  • B.S. in Accounting, Louisiana State University

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas