Wipfli LLP: Two Wisconsin-based CPAs elected to partner at Wipfli LLP
Jennifer Hacker Olsen
Milwaukee, Wisconsin (June 30, 2010) ó Wipfli LLP announced today that two of the firmís Wisconsin-based CPAs, Linda Feirn and Sally Folgert, have been elected to the partnership at Wipfli, one of the largest CPA and consulting firms in the U.S. Feirn works out of the firmís Eau Claire office and Folgert works out of the firmís Rhinelander office.
With more than 16 years of public accounting experience focusing on the areas of tax planning, compliance and research, Feirn primarily serves Wipfliís manufacturing and distribution clients. A certified public accountant and certified management accountant, she assists many clients in managing their sales and use tax audits, reviewing their sales and use tax compliance and procedures, and researching and structuring complex sales and use tax transactions. Feirn earned a bachelorís degree in accounting and business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants, where she has served as president of the Chippewa Valley Chapter and has held numerous board positions. She is also a current member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants. A firm believer in education, Feirn currently serves as a board member for Junior Achievement.
Folgert has more than 19 years of public accounting experience with Wipfli and provides a range of tax and consulting services to closely held businesses and individuals, as well as various compliance, tax and consulting services to the firmís financial institutions clients. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a bachelor of science degree in accounting and management information systems. A certified public accountant, she is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She is also a member of the Rhinelander Rotary Club.
About Wipfli LLP
With more than 800 associates and 14 offices in Wisconsin and Minnesota, Wipfli ranks among the largest accounting and business consulting firms in the nation. Wipfli can advise in all areas of business, from finance and operations to human resources, information technology, and customer relationships. Wipfliís clients include manufacturers, health care organizations, financial institutions, nonprofit entities, dealerships, contractors and developers, small businesses, and individuals. Wipfliís 80-year legacy of helping its clients succeed is a point of pride for each of the firmís partners and associates. For more information, visit http://www.wipfli.com.