Ms. Smith has served as an accountant for both JLB Residential and JLB Partners for the past 10 years. She ensures financial records and statements are in line with state and local laws and regulations. In her role overseeing the financials for the JLB Residential portfolio she participates in monthly financial review calls, assists the Community Directors with reclasses and accruals, and reporting. As an accountant for JLB Partners, she coordinates tax return preparation and filings, along with other various accounting duties which support multiple departments. Her skillset includes problem-solving and financial analysis of the company’s portfolio. Melinda graduated from Abilene Christian University with a bachelor’s in accounting and is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Prior to joining JLB, Melinda worked for INVESCO Real Estate for 20 years.