MaryEllen2Accounting Director


Mary Ellen joined IMS | The Focal Point after serving 16 years as business manager at the trial consulting firm Barnes & Roberts. She is the Accounting Director, and additionally provides oversite of the human resources, infrastructure, and compliance operatons of The Focal Point's Dallas office. Her greatest assets are her highly analytical mind and her wealth of experience in the legal industry. Efficient and professional, her focus is on providing a high level of service to customers.

Prior to becoming a business manager, Mary Ellen worked as an office manager for two Dallas law firms and as the operations and litigations manager for a commercial collections firm. Mary Ellen is a long standing member of SHRM and Dallas HR. She holds a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of Dallas.

In her spare time, Mary Ellen and her husband work on home improvement projects in their 1950’s Dallas home, gardens; and when in season, watch football.

“The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.” 
—Dame Agatha Christie