American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants
Certified Public Accountant
Bachelor of Science, Business – Accounting and Finance – University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Provides accounting and assurance services to manufacturers, distributors, utilities, and nonprofit organizations.
Plans, performs and supervises financial statement audits for organizations with net revenues ranging from $10 million to $500 million.
Knowledgeable in both U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS), Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) and Securities and Exchange Commission Standards (SEC).
Performs financial analysis to assess the reasonableness of significant estimate areas, including allowance for doubtful accounts, allocations of manufacturing costs and inventory reserves. Uses this analysis to help management evaluate performance.
Researches and analyzes accounting issues and presents findings, both verbally and in writing, to management and others within the organization.
On May 20, 2020, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) held a board meeting to discuss the comment letters received for the proposed delay of certain accounting standards.
There is no specific accounting guidance on how to record government assistance such as grants or loan forgiveness for organizations taking advantage of the PPP, but there is some general guidance available. Here are some common questions and answers.