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Elizabeth Banks

Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer


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Beth is a certified public accountant with experience in budgeting, general accounting, and internal auditing in the private sector. Prior to joining Arnold Ventures, Beth worked as a financial analyst at an energy company, where she was responsible for a wide range of financial management matters with a national organizational scope.

Beth also worked as a manager at Ernst & Young, LLP (E&Y). During her time at E&Y, Beth led internal audits and control reviews at several Fortune 500 companies. She was also an active participant in the E&Y People Advisory Council, E&Y Women's Advisory Group, and E&Y-sponsored volunteer activities such as Junior Achievement and United Way. Beth holds a B.S. and M.S. in accounting from Louisiana State University.

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