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Please note: Due to the COVID-19 crisis, this event has been changed to a VIRTUAL format and the schedule has been condensed to one day - July 30.
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- Accounting & Auditing
- Personal Development
CPAs and accounting professionals 40 and younger.
Designed exclusively for CPAs and accounting professionals 40 and under, this conference is your opportunity to connect with peers, learn strategies, and gain a greater awareness of your leadership style and its impact on your organization and professional performance.
See sessions below.
Alison A. VanOtterloo
Alison VanOtterloo is vice president, internal audit at Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company in Algona, Iowa. Prior to joining Pharmacists Mutual, Alison was with Ernst & Young, LLP as a financial auditor. Alison received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees, in accounting, from the University of Northern Iowa and has earned her CPA, CIA and AIAF designations. In addition to her audit duties, Alison leads several learning and development initiatives at Pharmacists Mutual. Alison serves on the board of directors for the Iowa Society of CPAs, Kossuth County Economic Development and the Algona Community School Foundation. She is an active member of the Algona Rotary Club. Alison is a graduate of the 2014 AICPA Leadership Academy. She lives in Algona with her husband and their four children.
Dan Griffiths, CPA, CGMA, is a partner at Tanner LLC, a Salt Lake City-based CPA firm with 150 team members where he leads the firm’s advisory service lines. Dan is a business coach and consultant and facilitates over 75 owner, board and executive team retreats each year across a variety of industries. He specializes in business strategy, strategic and succession planning, team performance and leadership development. He currently serves as a member of the AICPA board of directors. He holds B.S. and Masters of Accountancy degrees from Brigham Young University, summa cum laude and with high distinction, respectively. Dan is an avid flyfisher, backpacker and gardener. He and his wife Bibiana are the proud parents of four children.
Ann Wright, owner of Wright Solutions, is a certified life coach, author, inspirational speaker and educator working with people on creating the future they desire and deserve. She supports people in developing their interpersonal skills so they can achieve their goals in life, as well as, assist their companies in reaching their desired outcomes. She has designed and facilitated numerous interactive workshops, meetings, seminars and conferences, motivating and educating audiences across the United States.
Meredith Jinks, co-founder of SixtyFiveEightyFive Consulting, is a relationship builder with more than a decade of experience connecting clients with solutions. She is a sales superstar who helps businesses meet specific goals and objectives. She honed her skills at national brands such as Gannet and Meredith Corporation, where her strengths included B2B planning and marketing as well as brand management and development. Energetic, approachable, and millennial focused, Meredith draws from her experiences to keep audiences constantly engaged in building real-world solutions.
Michelle Weil is a learning and development consultant at Holmes Murphy & Associates in Wakuee.