Chief Financial Officer
Lance Baker, Chief Financial Officer, brings more than 20 years of experience from firms across North Carolina, including Hatteras Funds, Smith Breeden Associates, and BDO. In his current role, Lance handles all of the agency’s financial functions and controls. Lance also works with the agency’s external accountants and other service providers. As the agency continues to grow, he will implement new processes to optimize business growth and profitably.
Lance received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and a Master of Accounting degree from the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has also earned his designation as a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) within the state of North Carolina.
Outside of his professional life, Lance is busy chasing around three school aged kids, and gives back to the community by teaching future “Math Olympians” through an after-school math class for fourth- and fifth-graders every Wednesday afternoon. He also coaches every youth sports team that he can, and is currently the coach of the Carrboro Pee Wee 76ers basketball team.