Stephanie Blanco, CPA
Stephanie Blanco, CPA, Partner, is the company’s longest tenured employee. She is responsible for oversight of all staff in the auditing and accounting functions of the firm, and serves as lead on most engagements. Stephanie's technical skills are of the very highest caliber, with over 20 years of knowledge and experience in governmental, educational and nonprofit work.
A true expert in all areas of auditing, accounting and consulting, Stephanie is responsible for quality control and staff training. She ensures that the accounting reporting systems and procedures are compliant with federal and state laws, and coordinates the firm’s peer review process. Additionally, Stephanie collaborates closely with clients to identify key issues, trends, areas of concern, and growth opportunities to promote financial optimizations.
Stephanie is a member of the Government Report Review Committee of the Illinois CPA Society, where she was previously elected chairperson for consecutive terms by her peers. A licensed CPA in both Illinois and Indiana, Stephanie earned her Bachelor's Degree from Davenport University and passed the CPA exam in 1999.