Colleen is an accomplished former Big Four auditor and Fortune 500 accounting professional with over ten years of experience, including four years at Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC), where she performed audits of clients in the retail, real estate, and investment fund sectors. Her strong work ethic, time-management skills, and ability to multitask make Colleen a definite asset to any Kaiser Consulting engagement.
She is an experienced, committed, skilled financial professional possessing a solid combination of accounting and audit skills. Her competence in accounting, audit, and analysis allows Colleen the ability to provide valuable services to her clients by relying upon extensive knowledge gained from her roles held throughout her career.
Beginning her career with the Big Four professional services firm PwC, she performed audits for a range of companies, including small nonprofits, to large SEC companies. Colleen also worked for Cardinal Health, ranking in the top 25 of the Fortune 500 companies, and she held positions from accounting manager to finance director.
Throughout her career, she has had experience with both external and internal audit processes, including Sarbanes-Oxley control testing. This has provided Colleen the perspective from both sides of the audit table, and she uses this experience to help improve internal controls for her clients.
Colleen has also been involved with performing account reconciliations and general ledger maintenance as well as financial analysis. Her technical experience includes a broad knowledge of Quickbooks. This experience makes her highly capable of performing outsourced accounting work. Her adaptive and thoughtful communication skills also contribute to strong client relationships.
Automotive, Banking, Healthcare, Investment Funds, Nonprofit, Real Estate, Retail, SEC
What do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
I am learning to play the guitar. It is not as easy as it looks!
If you could interview one person, who would you interview?
I would interview Jesus. Wouldn't that be amazing?!
The best piece of advice I have ever been given is …
Your only limit is… you!