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Barbara Bates

Barbara Bates

Barbara is a Director within MFA’s Finance Department. Serving in a controller capacity, she leverages more than 25 years of experience leading financial operations for private organizations and government agencies to refine and enhance MFA’s internal accounting processes and procedures. Barbara is a graduate of Providence College where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management.

  • Thoughtful
  • Compassionate
  • Driven

Areas of Focus

internal accounting revenue recognition financial forecasting payroll organizational planning regulatory compliance

There are unwavering characteristics that all great leaders and entrepreneurs possess: honor, integrity and purpose. At MFA, we strive to exemplify those same qualities during each and every customer interaction — beginning with the first meeting and extending well into the future.

It’s just as important to us to learn from our customers as it is to educate them.

Success is yours to define, but we share the tools to lead you there. We connect you with a strategy and a vision unique only to your business — a path on which to foster growth and fuel success.

What makes MFA distinct is our Members’ continued motivation to apply intellect and tenacity in order to achieve a better future for all those we represent.

At its core, MFA is a team of passionate individuals with a relentless focus on the greater good of those they serve.

If you could have one superpower what would it be?
Time travel
Best Book You’ve Ever Read
"Untethered Soul"
What’s the best way to start the day?
Watching the sun rise
When I grow up I want to be
A Dairy Queen owner

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