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Kris Black

Kris Black

Principal and Chief Financial Officer

Kris is responsible for all matters related to corporate finance, HR, facilities management, and IT oversight. Kris started her career as a certified public accountant in the Fort Wayne, Indiana office of Baden, Gage and Schroeder.

She moved on to create an independent accounting and bookkeeping practice, which then led her to SYM, at that time her client. “What attracted me to SYM was the high integrity of the people who work here. I saw that they were a well-grounded, family oriented company with a high level of respect for work-life balance,” Kris said.  “What’s more, I think our clients see that too. The way we’ve consistently grown as an organization, and how many of our referrals are client-generated is pretty impressive.”



Bachelor of Science – Indiana University, Bloomington, IN


Certified Public Accountant



Member, Indiana CPA Society


Member, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church


Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Kris’s Words to Live By

Pick your battles carefully so that you are spending your energy where it matters most.

Personal Pursuits

Kris is married to Jeff Black and they enjoy spending time with their three grown children. She is a “lake girl” who can also be found with her hands in the dirt of a garden or her nose in a good mystery book.

Get Kris’s Help

As life events and stages demand adjustments to your financial plan, SYM’s mission is to proactively attend to your financial realities as your advocate so that you can focus on relationships and enjoying life. To have SYM Financial Fort Wayne work for you call 800-888-7968 or email