Based in Austin, Texas.
Founder and CFO
Ray DeLaughter is the founder and CFO of VantageCFO. He has a unique skill-set that comes from experience as a small business owner and experience consulting with Fortune 500 companies. Before starting our part-time CFO company, Ray worked in the Mergers & Acquisitions and Restructuring Group at Deloitte Consulting. He has extensive experience in finance, including budgeting & forecasting, performance management, organization restructuring, and investment due diligence. Ray has a BA in Finance from Texas A&M University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina.
Jerry has experience as a sole proprietor, manager of a multi-office office sales team, and as an adviser to C-suite executives in the areas of finance and business development. Focus areas include financial modeling, data analytics, BI development, reporting, and project management. Jerry has a BA in Religious Studies from Rice University.
Murray has a background in market analysis and network administration. Her attention to detail sets the tone for excellence in VantageCFO deliverables, and she never shies from work needed to get jobs done right. Focus areas include financial modeling and reporting. Murray has a BA in Marketing Research from the University of Alabama.
Aimee is the dream wife of an entrepreneur. Her analytical mind and ability to transform data into meaningful insights separates VantageCFO from its competitors. Focus areas include data analytics, BI development, and project management. Aimee has a BA and Masters in Bio-medical Engineering from Texas A&M University.
Merritt Ver Steeg
Merritt is a marketing professional with a variety of skills, including project management, professional writing, and SEO. Focus areas include project management, internal bookkeeping, and internal marketing projects. Merritt graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a Bachelor’s in English and Classics.
Andrew is a sales and data professional who specializes in SQL, BI development, and data connections. Focus areas include data science, Tableau, and process automation. He gives our clients insights into their business by turning raw data into information they can use. Andrew has a Bachelor’s in Kinesiology Human Performance with a minor in Business from Stephen F. Austin University.