Senior Vice President & Controller
Lori Dodson is a Senior Vice President the Controller at Larkspur, where she is responsible for overseeing all aspects of asset management and investor reporting. Prior to joining Larkspur, Lori was a member of the asset management team at E2M, a fully discretionary real estate investment fund manager based in Dallas, Texas. In this capacity, she was responsible for oversight and financial analysis process used to operate and assess overall investment performances.
Prior to E2M, she worked at Eiger where she gained experience in the areas of asset management and underwriting. Ms. Dodson’s career has included a wide range of financial responsibilities: at the Rosewood Property Company, she worked in the areas of accounting, strategic planning and underwriting; at First Worthing Company, the start of her real estate career, she worked in the accounting department.
Ms. Dodson holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from Amber University. She is also a Certified Public Accountant, a current member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and The Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Lori currently serves as the Mayor of the City of Garland, which is the 12th largest city in Texas. Prior to being elected Mayor, Lori served as a City Council Member as well as Commissioner of the Planning and Zoning Board. She's a member of the National League of Cities and First Tier Suburbs Council Member.