Employee Spotlight: Controller, Edna Steele

Edna Steele is a controller at Pro Back Office in San Diego. During her three years at Pro Back Office, Edna finds the most fulfillment in seeing and helping her clients become better organized to take control of their finances. “Seeing them succeed and knowing that we played a role in some way is something that I’m so grateful for.” Edna is currently studying for her certification as a Fraud Examiner (CFE), only increasing the value she can bring to her clients. 

Job Responsibilities as a Controller

My current position at PBO is a Controller, where I manage the operations within the accounting department. I am responsible for a company’s financial statements, general ledger, payroll, AR, AP, sales, taxes, and various projects.


What is Your Favorite Part of Working for PBO?

My favorite part about working for PBO is the flexible work schedule. It allows me to have balance in my life and live a healthy lifestyle. Best of both worlds.

Any Interesting Stories About Your Background?

I really enjoy spending time with my family; my kids bring me the greatest joy. I love being outdoors and exploring new places – camping, hiking, road trips, and general adventuring!  I’m always looking forward to getting on our family’s boat and fishing for big yellowtail and tuna.


Favorite Quote, Motto, or Personal Mantra

“When we seek to discover the best in others, we somehow bring out the best in ourselves.” – William Arthur Ward