Texas IOFM Chapter Leadership

Virginia St. Hilaire, BS, BM

Virginia, Accounts Payable Manager, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, has 40 years of experience in Accounts Payable, working in the theatre, healthcare, and manufacturing sectors. Her experience in these different industries and her interaction with diverse cultures has brought Virginia a wealth of practical knowledge that has enhanced her leadership skills and helped her create an outstanding AP operation. Virginia is passionate about tax compliance issues and was a speaker at a recent IOFM conference on the topic of Vendor Payment Fraud. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and Business Management from the University of Phoenix and is a member of the IOFM Advisory Panel.

Mindi Cain, APS, APM
Vice President

Mindi is the Corporate Manager of Accounts Payable at Darr Equipment LP, a wholesaler of industrial machinery equipment and warehouse solutions provider. She has over 20 years of experience in multiple industries as an AP professional. She currently leads a team of six people and is passionate about process improvement and is committed to training AP professionals to perform, using best practices.

Mindi earned her BA in Business Administration from Milligan University.

She is pleased to serve as Vice President of the Texas Chapter of the Institute of Finance & Management. She also serves as a member of the IOFM Advisory Panel, and is a Certification Trainer for IOFM. In this capacity, she provides certification candidates an understanding of best practices and fosters a commitment to accuracy and compliance.

Amie Puppos, APM, APPM, CPRS

Amie is the Manager of Accounts Payable at Vericast, located in San Antonio, Texas. With more than 30 years in Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable, she has an extensive background in staff management and administration, corporate card administration, expense management, cash management, P2P, payroll, GL accounting, and SOX compliance. Her rich experience as an accounting professional and her commitment to professional development have helped her adapt to the constantly evolving accounting processes, rules, and technologies in financial operations. Amie has been a member of IOFM’s AP Advisory Panel since 2016.

Alicia McKenzie, APA
Membership Team

Alicia is JIB Associate at Beacon Offshore Energy LLC, a privately held exploration and production company located in Houston. She is a detailed AP Lead and Accountant with over 10 years of experience in AP processing, general ledger, account reconciliations and team training.

Sherry Stone
Membership Team

Sherry is the Accounts Payable Manager of a team of four at Silver Eagle Distributors Houston LLC. She has been in the accounting field since 1978 and has seen many changes. After joining IOFM as a member in 2015, the entire Silver Eagle Accounts Payable department became AP certified. Silver Eagle is currently in the process of implementing Microsoft Dynamics 365 (D365), which is projected to go live in July. Sherry is looking forward to the success of the statewide Texas IOFM Chapter.

Yatinder Singh
Technical Assistant

Yatinder resides in Coppell, Texas. He is Assistant Vice President at Genpact LLC.

The Texas IOFM Chapter networks and shares ideas regarding AP and P2P processes, internal controls, compliance, and regulations while working cohesively to build a stronger Financial Operations community in the state of Texas.

Our chapter provides the Texas financial operations community the opportunity to meet virtually on a quarterly basis.

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Virginia St.Hilaire, [email protected]

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