As a member of BKD’s National Not‐for‐Profit group, Emily has more than 8 years of assurance and advisory experience in public accounting. Emily began her career in assurance services focused on manufacturing and distribution, professional services, and SEC reporting and filings but her true passion emerged when she began working with not‐for‐profit organizations. She has extensive experience working in the not‐for‐profit sector including financial statement audits, single audits, and advisory services. Her advisory work includes top‐down assessments of operational efficiency and refinement, including implementing policies and procedures, vendor contract management, information technology, human capital management, and extensive business intelligence reporting. It also includes outsourced accounting functions and grants management and compliance. Emily is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and The Texas Society of CPAs and National Grants Management Association. She also serves as a member of the University of Texas at Dallas Undergraduate Accounting Advisory Council.
She is a graduate of University of Texas at Dallas, with a Bachelors in Accounting and Information Management and Business Administration and a Master of Sciences in Accounting and Information Management.
About Us: Our firm was founded in 1923, when three CPAs started Baird, Kurtz & Dobson with $1,700 in the bank. Today, we’re one of the largest CPA firms in the country. BKD now has more than 2,650 CPAs, advisors and dedicated staff members working together to serve you. Our expertise goes well beyond the standard accounting services to include risk management, technology, wealth management and forensic and valuation services. Our clients represent a wide range of industries, and we’re even part of an alliance of firms that gives us a global reach.