Balderas hired as Manager of Finance and Corporate Services
Traci Balderas has recently joined SWRE as the new Manager of Finance and Corporate Services. Traci oversees the day-to-day accounting functions of the cooperative, supervises the financial team and works to strategically plan and budget for the cooperative. She is also responsible for administering human resources for SWRE employees.
Traci and her family have lived and worked in Southwest Oklahoma for many years. She is a graduate of Western Oklahoma State College and has earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting at Cameron University.
Over the past 15 years Traci has worked various roles which include: Senior Accountant at Steven M. Ellis Bookkeeping & Tax, LLC, Staff Auditor and Accountant at Furrh & Associates, PC, and Accountant at Western Oklahoma State College.
Most recently, Traci has worked as the accountant for Cotton Electric Cooperative, Inc. in Walters, Oklahoma. Traci performed duties such as payroll processing, financial statement preparation and auditing.
“Traci brings a lot of experience and expertise to the SWRE team. We are excited to see her ambition and people-skills accelerate the job,” said Kenneth E. Simmons, General Manager and CEO.
Originally featured in 06.2018 SWRE Newsletter