Paulette Harris recently joined the Port of Tacoma Finance Department as Senior Accountant. Before joining the Port, Harris was Senior Accountant for Vulcan Inc. (Seattle), responsible for financial statements and supervised the companys annual budget and forecast process for operating expenditures. Previously, she was a Staff Accountant for Frank Russell Co. (Tacoma), where she managed monthly shareholder reporting for Frank Russell Investment Company. She also supported financial operations and administration for Frank Russell Trust Company funds. Harris holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Central Washington University (1997) and an MBA from Seattle University (2001).