Coralie Pledger

Coralie has over 30 years of experience as a Certified Public Accountant, Chief Financial Officer and consultant providing accounting, financial, investigative accounting, and regulatory services.  Her expertise is primarily in banking, financial services, fraud and forensic accounting. 

Ms. Pledger began her career in the audit division of a large international public accounting firm (now known as KPMG), where she participated in and was responsible for the audits of public and private companies engaged in mortgage banking, financial institutions, broker/dealers, investment securities, and real estate and development companies. She also served as the Chief Financial Officer of a mortgage banking company and was involved in and responsible for all accounting and financial aspects of the company.  For 17 years after, she was involved in litigation services both as a self-employed consultant and as a Principal with Navigant Consulting (formerly known as Peterson Consulting).  During this time, she was involved in financial investigations, reconstruction of records, fraud and forensic accounting investigations, asset tracings, and financial and economic modeling.

Most recently, Ms. Pledger was the CFO of a local community bank and the bank’s holding company.  In that role, she was responsible for all SEC reporting, financial reporting, and conducted significant regulatory reporting functions.  As CFO, she was responsible for all accounting and financial departments of the bank and also coordinated the Asset Liability Management and Investment areas. She was appointed the Chief Audit Executive of the bank and was responsible for all internal and external audits.

Ms. Pledger has been a volunteer for the EISD school district in her children’s schools and also served long tenures on the Boards of Ballet Austin and the Eanes Education Foundation.  For both non-profits, she served in a variety of capacities including Board member, Executive/Management Committee member, Finance/Treasurer and as Chair of Strategic Planning.  She most recently completed her service as President of the Eanes Education Foundation.

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