Amanda joined Carlson in 2016 from another Adaptive partner. She has over 10 years of experience in FP&A and was an Adaptive Insights power user prior to moving into implementation. She employs “best practices” in budgeting, forecasting, and planning when developing client models.
Amanda has a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah and a Master’s in Business Administration, with a focus in International Business, from Pepperdine University. She is Adaptive Insights certified.
- Financial planning
- Variance analysis
- Process improvement
- Ad hoc analysis
- Margin analysis
Prior to joining Carlson, Amanda’s experience included:
- FP&A Manager at Athleta (a Gap Company)
- Senior Financial Analyst at Volcano Corporation (a Philips Company)
- Senior Financial Analyst at Kaiser Permanente
Significant Projects: Amanda has successfully worked on client engagements including Halozyme Therapeutics, Kura Oncology, WebAssign, MaxLinear, and First Place for Youth.