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Warren Frank – Chief Financial/Operations Officer

Warren Frank, CPA, MBA
Warren Frank, CPA, MBAChief Financial and Operations Officer

Warren Frank became the Chief Finance and Operation Officer in December of 2019. He joined Anixter Center after spending twenty-four years in total with the Chicago Association of Realtors (CAR) and the National Association of Realtors (NAR). With CAR, he was their Chief Operation & Finance Officer. With NAR, he had positions from Director of Internal Audit to Vice President of Administration & Facilities. Also, Warren worked with both Deloitte and PricewaterhouseCoopers, each as their Regional Director of Operations.

His core capabilities are in accounting and finance, planning and budgeting, operations and administration, human resources, information technology, and procurement. He likes to reverse deficits to surpluses, enhance revenues, defer and reduce costs, improve liquidity, increase reserves, motivate and coach staff to deliver value added services and products, and better utilize space. He does so by being data-driven, project-oriented, results-oriented, and strategic, all with his energetic and motivating capabilities working as a team member.

He is a life-time Chicago-based person now living in the Lakeview area and has been an adjunct professor at Columbia College since 2008.

Warren has his undergraduate degree from Loyola University of Chicago in Accounting and graduate degree from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School.