U.S. Legal Support Announced Kellen S. Smith as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
U.S. Legal Support Inc., a preeminent provider of litigation support services including: court reporting, record retrieval, eDiscovery and trial services announced the appointment of Kellen S. Smith as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Kellen S. Smith serves as Vice President and Chief Financial Officerat U.S. Legal Support. She manages the Corporate division maintaininga strong business partnership with both U.S. Legal Support’s internal sales and operations and its clients. As the Chief Financial Officer, Kellen leads the accounting, finance and IT development teams. She is responsible for ensuring the finance organization enables the Company to continue to drive growth and increase profitability. Kellen’s extensive knowledge of the Company, its operations and the industry from her time at U.S. Legal Support, coupled with her financial and business acumen, position her well to provide the finance vision, strategy and leadership necessary to support U.S. Legal Support in achieving their strategic goals.
Prior to joining U.S. Legal Support, Kellen was a Consultant withAccenture’s Pricing and Profitability strategy group. In that position,she worked with clients across the globe to streamline their strategies, policies and procedures to improve profitability. She is an alumna of Rice University where she received her B.A. in Mathematical Economic Analysis and was a member of the Rice women’s soccer team.
“We are pleased to welcome a distinguished business leader like Kellen Smith to the Executive team,” said Charles F. Schugart, U.S. Legal Support President and Chief Executive Officer. “Kellen has been a highly effective contributor and leader during her tenure with the Company. In her new role as the CFO, her insights and commitment to excellence will help us push even harder towards our Company’s continued growth.”
U.S. Legal Support holds a national footprint with over 3,500 Court Reporters located across the United States, allowing clients the ability to schedule anywhere in the country from their local U.S. Legal Support office.