WICPA: Kelly Sics, CPA receives WICPA Outstanding Young Professional Award


Mary Murray

Wisconsin Institute of CPAs

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Kelly Sics, CPA at Clifton Gunderson in Milwaukee, has received the 2010-2011 WICPA Outstanding Young Professional Award for her enthusiasm for the profession, for her involvement with the WICPA and for motivating others to be a part of the profession and the WICPA.

Sics is an active member on the Young Professional Committee and participates on Young Professional Sub-Committee planning groups. She encourages young professionals to become involved and attend WICPA events. Sics recruits for the profession at college campuses, promoting the firm and also the WICPA. Sics co-chaired Clifton Gunderson’s WICPA Adopt-A-School Committee and presented the WICPA Life After College: Cashing in on Your Career program to college campuses.

“During the course of my career, I have enjoyed participating in various WICPA activities and serving as a member of the young professionals committee,” said Sics. “My involvement has shown me the benefits of the WICPA and the importance of becoming involved in the organization as a young professional.”

Clifton Gunderson, ranked as one of the nation’s largest certified public accounting and consulting firms, provides a wide range of assurance, accounting, tax, and consulting services to clients in a variety of industries. Founded in 1960, Clifton Gunderson has a staff of more than 1,800 professionals serving clients from 40 offices across the country. The firm has been recognized as one of the country’s best places to work.

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