Misty Biard brings extensive experience to Neel-Schaffer as new Senior Regional Accountant

JACKSON, Miss. (April 17, 2024) – Neel-Schaffer is proud to announce the appointment of Misty Biard as a new Senior Regional Accountant based in the firm’s headquarters office in Jackson.

Misty is a seasoned professional with a comprehensive background in accounting and management, including extensive experience with Deltek financial software, a leading industry tool that enhances project management and accounting solutions.

Misty’s appointment is a testament to Neel-Schaffer’s commitment to excellence and strategic growth. Her expertise will be instrumental in enhancing the firm’s financial operations and project management capabilities.

“I am thrilled that someone with Misty’s accounting and management experience is joining Neel-Schaffer,” said Clark Robinson, Neel-Schaffer’s Chief Financial Officer. “Where Misty will really add value to our accounting team is her extensive experience using Deltek. There will be very little learning curve with our system, and her deep understanding of the solutions Deltek offers will also bring an invaluable perspective to our project management team. Her expertise will be instrumental in assisting our project managers in delivering projects on time and within budget.”

This is Misty’s second stint with Neel-Schaffer. She worked for the firm from 2006 through 2012 before joining another consulting engineering firm, where she held several management positions, including Comptroller and then Chief Financial and Administrative Officer.

“I am honored to return to Neel-Schaffer,” said Misty. “I am extremely happy to be back here and eager to help the firm continue to grow and be successful.”

Misty holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration-Accounting from Mississippi College and earned a Master of Science in Business Administration-Accounting from Millsaps College.