Biography

Lisa has over 20 years of experience as an auditor and business advisor in public accounting, serving both public and private clients in a variety of industries, including development stage companies, not-for-profit, real estate development/home building and employee benefit plan audit services in the Central Region.

Lisa assists her clients by advising them on how to appropriately address their unique accounting needs. In an effort to remain current on the auditing and accounting complexities that face her clients, she attends national conferences and webinars hosted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Department of Labor, and a variety of industry trade groups such as NACUBO and NAIOP. Lisa provides clients with consulting engagements, including operational effectiveness, the timely completion of audits, and communication regarding accounting.

Lisa has been awarded a 2008 40 Under Forty Award from New Mexico Business Weekly, was selected as a 2012 Working Mother of the Year in Working Mother magazine, and 2016 was a Woman of Influence by Albuquerque Business First.

Selected Publications

  • "Nonprofit How-To: Mitigate the Potential Risks of Alternative Investments" (Albuquerque Business First, March 2008)

Professional Affiliations

  • Board Member and Chair-elect, New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member, New Mexico State University Accounting Advisory Board

Community Involvement

  • Board of Directors, Treasurer and Governance Committee Chair, National MPS Society
  • Member, Women in Philanthropy

Education

  • BAcc, New Mexico State University