Debbie Saxer joined MPA – The Association of Magazine Media in 2015 as Controller. She is responsible for all monthly, quarterly and yearly accounting functions, including maintaining and updating the MPA’s accounting system and CRM system. Debbie manages the outside auditors, the review of audit financials and tax reports, including the filing of all required tax reports during the year. In addition, she assists the CFO with HR duties and special projects.
Before coming to MPA, Debbie amassed 25 years of finance expertise in roles including CFO, VP of Finance, and Controller in start-ups through mid-size firms. She has experience in in taking start-ups through IPO, raising equity, Sarbanes Oxley and project management, including transitioning to new accounting programs, along with IT, Legal, Facilities and HR management.
In her spare time, Debbie enjoys travel, running and all things Disney.