Alyx is a licensed CPA and earned her Undergraduate and Master’s degree in Accounting at the University of Kansas. She is currently working as a controller at Tradebot Systems, Inc. a technology based financial trading company. Alyx started in public accounting as an auditor at Grant Thornton. In her free time, she likes to travel, cook, garden, work out and play sports with her husband Thad, who is also on the board. Alyx and Thad have two dogs, Ellie and Trooper, and one cat named Penny. They also have firsthand experience with the exceptional programs Great Plains provides after fostering Ellie, who they ultimately decided to adopt.