Tabitha Lewis joined Empowered Ventures in September of 2021 and serves as Financial Controller. She is responsible for leading holding company level accounting, finance, HR, and general administration activities. Tabitha has a diverse work background in accounting and finance, operations, strategic planning, continuous improvement, and open book management.
Tabitha is a graduate of Indiana State University’s Scott College of Business with a degree in Accounting and Drury University’s Breech School of Business Administration with a master’s degree in Business Administration. Prior to joining Empowered Ventures, Tabitha led the global accounting team of a family-owned business through the acquisition process by a public company. She has also worked as the Chief Financial Officer of three privately held companies, one of which was part of a successful ESOP organization employing open book management.
Throughout her career, Tabitha has contributed to and participated in the leadership teams of several manufacturing organizations. She enjoys supporting and mentoring business leaders and their team members as they learn about the benefits of selling to an employee-owned acquisition holding company and becoming part of the Empowered Ventures family.