WCI has tapped Russell Devendorf as senior vice president and CFO, effective Dec. 1.

Devendorf, formerly vice president of finance for Meritage Homes, was brought on board for his financial expertise as WCI makes its way through Chapter 11 reorganization and emergence.

Devendorf's experience includes employment at TOUSA, where he worked as a manager in the financial and accounting departments for more than six years. He also served as a senior auditor at Ernst & Young LLP in the real estate practice. Devendorf also holds public accountant and treasury professional certifications.