Brenda Blake brings over 27 years' experience in financial management, operational leadership and profitability enhancement to Hart Advisors Group. Ms. Blake owns B&J Financial Services and provides fractional CFO and advisory services. Ms. Blake oversees monthly financial reviews, financial statement preparation and tax consulting for all Hart entities.
Ms. Blake’s prior experience includes serving as Chief Financial Officer with Crow Finance and Realty as well as McCaslin Development, where she was responsible for financial analysis, investor/lender relations, and asset management.
In addition to her experience in real estate development, Ms. Blake’s experience also includes five years in the audit department of KPMG.
Ms. Blake received her Bachelors in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington and is a Certified Public Accountant. She is a nationally known author and has received several professional awards and honors, including the Accounting Excellence Award (TSCPA Educational Foundation) and was selected as one of the recipients of the CPA of the Year Award (TSCPA Fort Worth Chapter). Ms. Blake is an active member of CREW (Commercial Real Estate Women) and REFEA (Real Estate Financial Executives Association).