Lynn Matson

Controller

Years at Entrée: 10

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The buck stops here – literally.  As our Controller and responsible for the Finance Department, Lynn keeps all the financial aspects of the company healthy.  But there’s more to Lynn than money – she is a skilled strategist who, as a member of the management team, helps guide the company forward. Lynn’s superpower strength is her ability to rise above the detail and zone in on big picture planning and execution. She has been critical to the company’s success. Outside of work Lynn is involved in her Church, continued education, leadership training and charity work – all while raising her three kids.

Q & A

 

What’s your most memorable meal?

Roast beef dinner with the best ever Yorkshire pudding at a restaurant on the Thames in London with my kids.

Your house is on fire-you can escape with 3 items, what are they?

My cat, my phone, and my surface. However if any or all of my 3 adult children are home I may have a problem because the cat is coming for sure.

If you could travel in time to any era & location, when and where would you go?

August 28, 1963 on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC to hear Martin Luther King, Jr.’s speech “I have a dream”..

What is your proudest moment?

Teaching a leadership workshop at Lifeline Malawi, and while I was there “seeing” them believe they are leaders; since I have left to hear about the impact the leadership workshop has made on their lives and what they are doing as leaders in their community.

Who do you look up to and why?

Mother Theresa, she served.