About Associa


Tom Buechel

Senior Vice President, Financial Planning & Reporting

As senior vice president of financial planning & reporting, Tom leads the financial planning and reporting functions for Associa, which includes monthly, quarterly and annual reporting for both internal and external parties. Tom also leads the annual budget process for the company.

Prior to joining Associa, Tom served as CFO of a local retirement community and as controller of an independent oil and gas producer. He is a Texas CPA and started his career in public accounting with Ernst & Young in Dallas.

Tom was raised in the Lake Highlands neighborhood in Dallas and continues to live there now. He has been actively involved with his community board and as the treasurer of the Greater East Dallas Chamber of Commerce for five years, as well as having served as a youth soccer coach and commissioner for 15 years. Tom is a lifelong soccer enthusiast and continues to play on multiple teams.

Tom is married to his high school sweetheart, Lisa, and they both graduated from Texas Tech. While holding out hope that at least one of their three children may also choose to be a Red Raider, they are currently the proud parents of an Arkansas Razorback.

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