Lauri Eckman Controller
Lauri comes to 1st American Courier with this philosophy: “When we run better – by identifying opportunities to improve efficiencies, processes and technology improvements – we maximize our capabilities and help minimize expenses. These savings can then be passed on to our customers with lower costs and high-valued service.”
Lauri has spent her career in Controllership positions working in both non-profit and for profit organizations with multi-state locations. She has managed both Finance and Human Resource departments throughout her 25 year career. Lauri has been responsible for managing departments of multiple mid-sized companies and improved profit margins through her focus on business growth, expense reduction, cost controls, and team work to achieve departmental and company goals.
Lauri graduated from Baldwin Wallace University in Berea, Ohio, with a B.A. in Business Administration and later earned her CPA and CSMC certifications. Lauri was born and raised in the Cleveland area and continues to make Cleveland her home. In her spare time she travels to San Diego, CA and Palm Beach, FL where her children reside.