Biography

Jennifer has been in public accounting since 1999, providing accounting, auditing, and consulting services to a wide variety of not-for-profit organizations. In addition to leading the firm’s Oregon practice serving charitable, arts, religious, and educational organizations, she manages audits of colleges and universities, foundations, educational institutions, associations, and other not-for-profits. She also has significant experience conducting audits in accordance with Government Auditing Standards and U.S. Office of Management and Budget Circular OMB A-133, Audits of States, Local Governments and Non-Profit Organizations.

Jennifer also does sustainability assurance work for a global public company as well as consulting work in corporate social responsibility reporting. She attended the GRI Amsterdam Global Conference on Sustainability & Transparency in the Netherlands in 2008.

Selected Publications

  • "The Governance Triangle" (Moss Adams Not-For-Profit Finance Quarterly, Summer 2012)
  • "The Trusted Attester: A New Opportunity in Assurance Services" (The Oregon Certified Public Accountant, May/June 2012)

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • The Higher Education Sector
    Northwest Independent College Business Officer’s Association Spring Conference (March 2013)
  • Financial Statements: Trends in Presentation and Footnote Disclosures
    Not-For-Profit Economic Forum (May 2011)
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting Verification
    Portland State University (August 2009)

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants

Education

  • BS, business administration (accounting and finance emphasis), University of Montana