Vena Nelson is the CEO of Go Big Accounting, she has over 25 years of senior level management experience in accounting and financial operations. Her previous financial executive positions held includes: Chief Financial Officer for Global Estates, LLC (family owned real estates/construction company), Chief Financial Officer for Rock of Ages Baptist Church (mega church), Associate Vice President & Controller for Tuskegee University, and Assistant Controller for Destination Hotel & Resort, all of which offered a wide variety of senior level responsibilities.
Highlights of Vena’s career and professional accomplishments include: financial management to an organization with $40 million in annual revenues, supervision of 30(+) accounting staff employees, growing a startup business to approximately $8 million in assets, and securing financing for a $7.5 million new construction project.
Vena received her MBA from the University of Chicago, BS from Illinois State University, is a Certified Public Accountant licensed with the State of Illinois, and is an accredited LEED Green Associate. She has been married for 25+ years and has a son at Morehouse College.