Jon “Lance” Cantley
Director, VP Operations
My Work for TheGoodLand
I combine practical business background with unique humanitarian experiences thereby providing both accuracy and clarity, but doing so with great compassion and service to the community that surrounds me. I have practical experience and educational training in Customer Service, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources, Finance/Accounting, as well as Humanities/Charities leadership and planning.
My Work with Daystar Studio (Ohio & North Carolina)
I am charged with strategic planning to advance the company's mission and objectives
and to promote revenue, profitability, and growth as an organization, while working
to maintain strict Budgetary Controls to assure profitability.
I assume accountability for multi-
I am an Experienced Cost Analyst having worded to establish and regulate the full range of accounting activities including, general accounting, payables and receivables, job costing, payroll, and corporate taxation.
My past work as Director of Accounting with E-
I was part of the Senior Management Team. I helped transition into and manage Venture
Capital efforts. I managed all aspects of accounting operations, overseeing all transactions
related to general ledger, receivables, payables, multi-
I analyzed financial results with respect to profits, trends, costs and compliance with budgets, coordinating and/or preparing corporate tax schedules while developing and implementing a job cost system to achieve management budgetary goals and directives.
My past work as VP of Finance with Digital Color Press (Charlotte, NC)
I was part of the Senior Management Team directing all aspects of accounting operations, overseeing all transactions related to general ledger, receivables, payables, payroll and financial reporting. I was in charge of analyzing company's financial results with respect to profits, trends, costs and compliance with budgets.
My past work with Delmar Studios (Charlotte, NC)
I initiated and coordinated internal annual financial and inventory audits, prepared Budget Planning and Analysis for profit centers within manufacturing operations. I performed activities covering materials and production costs, costs of sales, product revenue steams, and overhead, analyzing actual manufacturing costs and prepared periodic reports comparing budget costs to actual production costs; including product margin reporting and analytics. I further analyzed and monitored material inventory for integrity and standardization. I efficiently prioritize and plan work activities to meet deadlines within the production cycles. I was Internal Auditor for manufacturing materials and opperations.
My Educational Experiences
Master’s Degree: I do have a Master's Degree from some University from Somewhere...but I cannot image a more valued learning than what my LIFE has taught me!
Master’s of Chaplaincy
Master’s of Divinity (Mdiv)
Marshall University: Accounting
University of Charleston: Business
“I was bold in the pursuit of knowledge, never fearing to follow truth and reason
to whatever results they led.”
― Thomas Jefferson
“The more I live, the more I learn. The more I learn, the more I realize, the less I know.”
― Michel Legrand
"Learn to know thyself."