Michelle Bonney brings over 20 years of accounting knowledge to the position of Controller for SlateStone Wealth where she establishes, maintains and enforces corporate policies and procedures in close coordination with the CFO and executive leadership.
Her deep knowledge of budgeting, reporting and cash management procedures comes from a background of experience in varied industries. Previous positions in public accounting firms from 1993 through 2010, provided her with additional skills in a variety of sectors including construction, medical and professional services. Beginning with bookkeeping and tax prep, then moving to outsourced services, provided a perfect base of understanding in corporate finance, management and leadership which are invaluable to the firm and its employees.
Prior to joining SlateStone Wealth, Michelle previously held the position of Controller at Banyan Partners, LLC and continued in that role after the firm’s acquisition in 2014 by Boston Private Wealth, LLC. Michelle and is also a member of the Society of Human Resource Management.
Michelle lives with her husband and rescued white boxer, Bella. She has three grown children that she enjoys visiting often. Her favorite type of vacation is cruising, and she loves to hike and garden. Michelle’s volunteer efforts include being a leader for Girl Scouts and the Treasurer for PBC Police Athletic League.