Madison, Wisconsin — Paul Neitzel, CPA, PHR, has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Neitzel will oversee financial aspects, marketing, business development, and support services throughout the organization.
Neitzel has been serving in this role since fall 2016, in part of an 18-month transition plan as MetaStar prepared for the retirement of former Chief Operating Officer Steve Laking.
Neitzel joined MetaStar in 2011, and has been in a leadership role as Vice President of Finance prior to his promotion.
Neitzel received his Bachelor of Business Administration and Accounting from the University of Wisconsin — Whitewater. Prior to MetaStar, Neitzel was the Chief Financial Officer at Weather Central, Inc; Chief Financial Officer at Conney Safety Products; and Audit Manager at Grant Thornton LLP.