Michelle Walker CCIFP, SPHR

VP Finance & Administration, Specialized Services Co.

Michelle Walker, CCIFP, SPHR is the Vice President of Finance and Administration at Specialized Services Company. SSC is a trenchless technology company, delivering underground construction and consulting throughout the Southwest and across the country.

Michelle has worked at SSC since 1998 and held multiple accounting positions within the organization prior to being promoted to VP in 2009. In her current role, she is responsible for the accounting/finance and human resource/employee benefit functions of the company with a primary focus in workforce planning and development. She works closely with the ownership as a member of the executive team on strategic planning, succession, compliance, safety and IT matters. Michelle earned her Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional designation in December 2014 and her Senior Professional in Human Resources certification in December 2015.

An active member of CFMA’s Valley of the Sun chapter since 2009, Michelle currently serves as its Vice President. Nationally she is Chair of the Sub-Specialty committee. She has been a part of CFMA’s suicide prevention efforts since being a part of the first of its kind Suicide Prevention Summit in Phoenix, is chair of the Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention task force, and serves on the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention’s Workplace Committee.