Chief Financial Officer & Controller
Allen Smith is the Chief Financial Officer and Controller of PDX Inc. and serves on its Board of Directors.
Allen reports directly to Jeff Farris, CEO. As CFO, Allen oversees the Accounting, Legal, HR, Business Support, Treasury, Financial Planning and Analysis, Risk Management, and Tax functions at PDX. Allen joined PDX in 2006 as Vice President of Finance and Controller, and has worked with PDX’s senior leadership since his arrival. He assumed the CFO position in 2013.
Allen has over 30 years of combined public accounting and industry accounting experience in leading finance teams for national and international companies including KPMG, Chickasha Cotton Oil Company, Railtex, Inc. and Pet Smart.
Allen was born and raised in Utah but has called Texas his home for his entire business career. He and his wife, Connie, enjoy visiting the mountains of northern Utah, especially when their three sons and a daughter join them for vacations. He is an accomplished electric bass guitar player and an avid sports fan including baseball, golf, and his beloved University of Utah Runnin’ Utes basketball and football programs.
Allen earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas at Arlington. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Global Management Accountant.