Chief Financial Officer

As the Controller/CFO, Ms. Lai oversees all of ACA’s finance, accounting, HR, and compliance activities. Ms. Lai graduated from Georgia State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. She furthered her studies at Kennesaw State University and graduated with a Master of Accounting degree (MAcc).

Prior to joining Atlanta Classical, she was the Controller of a private equity firm and multi-franchisee restaurant chain. She is also the co-founder of a bookkeeping/accounting firm.

She is excited to be part of the ACA team and enjoys the collaboration with the Leadership team to help support the students, staff, and donors of Atlanta Classical Academy.

The mission of Atlanta Classical Academy is to develop graduates in mind and character through a classical, content-rich curriculum that emphasizes the principles of virtuous living, traditional learning, and civic responsibility.