Christy Paddock

Chief Financial Officer

Christy is an experienced and seasoned finance professional. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Indiana State University, is a licensed CPA and holds a CGMA (Chartered Global Management Accountant) designation. Christy works with several nonprofit organizations, is a member of the Indiana CPA Society and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and is currently a board member of the INCPAS Diversity Council.

Prior to founding Christy Paddock Advisors, LLC in 2016, Christy was the VP of Finance and Accounting for the largest IT consulting and Minority Business Enterprise company in Indiana, and held finance and leadership positions with several retailers headquartered in Indianapolis. She has extensive experience with mergers and acquisitions, projections/forecasting, financial statement analysis, leadership, process improvement, rapidly growing companies, and family, minority, and women-owned businesses.

Christy Paddock Advisors, LLC assists Indianapolis-area businesses with M&A, transitions, incremental CFO and advisory services. Christy has been engaged with First Person since early 2020, leading the Finance and Accounting team.