Florence Carlsson serves as the Controller of BGR Group, overseeing all aspects of the firm’s financial operations. She joined BGR in 2004 after years of financial experience in both the private sector and the political arena.
In her role as Controller, Florence manages budgeting and financial reporting; strategic planning; treasury and cash management; and insurance, banking and lending relationships. She also administers BGR PAC, the firm’s political action committee that supports political candidates and committees.
Florence’s financial experience includes time at Jaynes, Reitmeier, Boyd & Therrell P.C. in Waco, Texas serving as an auditor in the government and non-profit sector. She moved on to Dell Financial Services to grow her private sector financial background before leaping into the Non-profit world at the Star of Texas Fair and Rodeo as their Financial Manager. Her political acumen comes from her position as Controller at the Republican Party of Texas before moving to Washington, D.C.
Additionally, Florence currently serves as Leader Council Member for Texas State University Leadership Council. Florence formally served as Board Member to the D.C. United Foundation and the Gaieties des Femmes.
A Texas native, Florence is a certified public accountant. She resides in Bristow, Virginia with her three children.