Linnea Chrest, CFO
About Linnea Chrest, CFO
Chief Financial Officer of General Parts Group, Linnea Chrest has over 30 years of accounting experience, the majority of which has been spent in accounting management. Linnea’s career has spanned a variety of businesses including agriculture, manufacturing, printing, and the service industry.
Since 1999, Linnea has presided over the financial health of General Parts Group, helping the company grow from 7 branch locations to 29 locations. Linnea oversees the following administrative functions, Accounting, Human Resources, Information Technology and is actively involved in acquisitions.
Prior to assuming her responsibilities with General Parts Group, Linnea experienced a wide range of work environments that have provided different accounting challenges. Linnea’s experiences helped develop a unique approach from having managed accounting departments in companies ranging from rapid growth entities to turn around projects.
Linnea graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter MN. Accounting coursework was done at Mankato State University, Mankato MN and St. Thomas University, St. Paul MN.