Our team members often work from home, maximizing productivity and the value clients receive.

At Count On UsSM Controller Services, we assign particular team members to clients and tasks based on the required level of experience, and work hard to ensure continuity of the team member assignments.  Team members work from home but are also available to meet or work at client offices.

The experience of core team members Jill Vales, Ellen Clement and Debie Gaudreau is highlighted below.

Jill Vales Jill Vales
Owner and President;
Client CFO
Ellen Clement Ellen Clement
Associate Vice President;
Client Controller
Debie Gaudreau Debie Gaudreau
Client Accountant

Jill Vales

  • Founded JMV Management Services, LLC, dba Count On UsSM Controller Services in 2006
  • Founded HR Experts On DemandSM in 2006 (sold in 2017)
  • 40 years’ experience in finance, accounting, auditing, operations and HR
  •  QuickBooks Pro Advisor
  • CFO of national leisure travel distribution companies
  • IPO, public company and acquisitions experience
  • 11 Years “Big Four” audit experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Non-profit expertise
  • Real estate investor
  • Community and business leader

Ellen Clement

  • Joined the company in 2013
  • 16 years’ accounting and controller experience
  • Extensive payroll and human resources experience
  • Non-profit experience
  • QuickBooks and Excel expertise
  • QuickBooks Online Certification
  • Associate’s degree in business administration
  • Community volunteer

Debie Gaudreau

  • Joined the company in 2009
  • 13 years’ bookkeeping and accounting experience
  • Extensive office management and administrative experience
  • Non-profit experience
  • QuickBooks expertise
  • Two years college with business focus


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