James Lambert – Chief Financial Officer

Jim Lambert has served Goodwill as Chief Financial Officer since October of 2004. Before joining Goodwill Industries, he served as an accounting/finance executive for several private companies and then as a Management Consultant for Price Waterhouse. Jim holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Dartmouth College (Amos Tuck School) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Claremont McKenna College. Additionally, he is a Chartered Global Management Accountant through the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and holds a California CPA certificate for practice in private industry.

Life motto: “Leave the place better than when you arrived.”

When you were little, what did you want to be when you grew up? “A cowboy – think Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, Hopalong Cassidy.”