Professional Experience

Paul MatthewsPaul Matthews is a Texas-licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He currently serves as the Finance Manager for the Travis County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO). As Finance Manager, he manages the department’s $167.9 million budget.

In addition to working for TCSO, Paul owns a CPA practice specializing in tax preparation, tax planning and financial consulting.

Before establishing his CPA practice, Paul worked as a Senior Management Consultant for a boutique consulting group specializing in disaster consulting services.

Prior to attending graduate school at the University of Texas, Paul worked as a Controller and Portfolio Manager for a long-short equity fund. In addition, he has worked as a European Credit Analyst and as a Grain & Oilseed Analyst for a Chicago-based Future Clearing Merchant (FCM).