Waggoner Engineering, a full-service economic development, project management and engineering firm with headquarters in Jackson, Miss., announced today the addition of Paul King, CPA, CGMA as its Vice President of Finance and CFO.

In this role, King will act as the chief financial spokesperson for Waggoner Engineering and will supervise the finance, corporate services, and human resource units of the company. As a member of the management team, he will provide corporate strategic and tactical leadership as well as cultivate positive financial and operational improvements.

“We are pleased to have Paul take the helm of Waggoner’s financial operations,” said Joe Waggoner, PE, Founder and CEO of Waggoner Engineering. “He has exhibited strong leadership skills and a knack for innovation, and we are looking forward to having his level of financial expertise in our management team.”

King most recently served as Corporate Controller at Puckett Machinery Company where he was responsible for financial reporting, accounting, and sales administration. In addition, he has extensive experience in public accounting, where he focused on providing assurance services for private and governmental entities.