Carolyn Galfione graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in accounting, and earned a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in finance from the Jones School in 1997. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) as well as a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ practitioner. She is currently employed by Linscomb & Williams, a Houston financial services company where she holds the position of wealth manager. She has also served as the company CFO. Her prior work experience includes practice in the tax department of a large Houston accounting firm and business administrator at a local church and school. Carolyn has been a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and has held positions as a board member with the City of West University Place. She is the current board president of the Jones Graduate School of Business Alumni Association. She also serves as the finance committee chairman of the Women’s Resource of Greater Houston and is Treasurer for +Works, a nonprofit organization serving Houston schools with programs that address the issue of bullying.