Chance Whitehead

Operations & Finance Manager

R. Chance Whitehead


Certified Design Accountant

HUD Certified Capital Fund Program Specialist

Member of the Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals in Business (IMA)

Professional Member - International Facility Management Association


Southeast Missouri State University
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Bachelor of Science


R. Chance Whitehead is the Operations and Finance Manager for DILLE TRAXEL ARCHITECTURE. In this role, he manages the daily administrative functions of the firm including accounting, financial management, and human resources, as well as consulting in areas of marketing, public relations, and multi-media design. In addition to his administrative roles, he works with local public housing authorities as a Certified Capital Fund Program Specialist, assisting with capital improvement projects in coordination with the HUD Capital Fund. Chance is a Certified Design Accountant with Bachelor of Science degree from Southeast Missouri State University.

Prior to working with DILLE TRAXEL, Chance spent 8 years in auditing, specializing in audits of construction firms and financial institutions. This unique blend of skills and experience allowed him to also serve as a business consultant to numerous firms in the Southeast Missouri Region, developing and implementing financial plans and strategies designed to promote maximum efficiency for his clients. Chance’s consulting played a crucial role in facilitating the rapid growth of DILLE TRAXEL, leading to the head administrative position of the firm in March of 2012.

Chance is a member of The Association of Accountants and Financial Professionals in Business (IMA) and serves on numerous boards, committees, and bands in church and around his hometown of Poplar Bluff.