Ken Gilliam

Chief Finance Officer

Ken Gilliam joined Educational First Steps in July 2021. In his role he oversees all accounting functions of the organization. After a ten-year career in retail management, Ken has worked in accounting for 14 years working with governmental, higher education, and non-profit organizations.

Ken comes to us from the North Central Texas Trauma Regional Advisory Council, a non-profit that promotes and coordinates a system of quality trauma, acute, and emergency healthcare and preparedness in North Central Texas. As the organization’s Comptroller, he spent the past six years managing all financial operations including the Hospital Preparedness Program for the region.

Ken earned his Bachelor of Accounting degree from Cameron University. He lives in Grand Prairie with his wife Laura and their three children.