Kristy joined the Menke and Company team in 2007. Her responsibilities include financial statement preparation, income tax planning and preparation, audits and reviews of financial statements for nonprofit organizations, construction companies, grain dealers, manufacturing companies, and agribusiness wholesalers. Her areas of expertise include corporate, partnership and nonprofit tax returns, as well as audit and review of financial statements.
Before officially joining the team, Kristy completed an internship at the firm. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Coe College. Kristy is also a member of the Iowa Society of CPAs.
Outside of the office, she enjoys her children’s activities, reading and spending time with her family.
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