As the leader of WK’s audit practice, Heidi oversees the audit process, software, training, engagements, quality controls and technical resources for the firm’s audit associates.
Heidi specializes in audits of higher education and other not-for-profit entities, employee benefit plans and a variety of other industries. She leads the firm’s Employee Benefit Plans and Governmental teams and is a member of the Not-for-Profit team.
Heidi earned a bachelor of arts degree in French with a minor in business administration from Western Illinois University. She earned a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in accounting at Fort Hays State University in Kansas. She was awarded the Gold Medal for the highest score on the CPA exam in the state of Kansas and also won the Elijah Watts Sells award for having one of the highest exam scores in the nation.
Heidi is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants. She is also a member of the Government Finance Officers Association and the Government Finance Officers Association of Missouri and a graduate of the Columbia Chamber of Commerce’s 2004 Leadership Columbia program. She also serves as treasurer for the Boys and Girls Club of Columbia and is a member of the board of directors for the Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland.
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