Janet is a Principal in the Audit Services group of Brown Smith Wallace and serves as team leader in providing financial services in the not-for-profit and tax-exempt sector. She has more than 25 years of experience, specializing in services for the tax exempt community.
During Janet’s professional career, she has had the opportunity to provide services including audit, consulting, financial statement analyses and presentation, financial reporting and management recommendations, systems implementation, controllership, internal audit and training.
A frequent speaker at local and national seminars and conferences, Janet has publicly presented on many technical topics including:
- Fair-value measurement
- Internal controls
- Enterprise risk management
- Best practices for tax exempts
- Accounting for contributions and gifts
She has also written or contributed to several articles and white papers on topics such as:
- Not for profit health checkups
- Audit committees
- Board governance
Janet has obtained education needed to stay current with financial reporting requirements related to tax exempt entities.
Janet is a member of the Board of Directors and Audit Committee of the United Way of Greater St. Louis and National Safe Place, and is involved with several community and other tax exempt boards and committees.
She is a member of the AICPA and the MOCPA and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Alabama at Birmingham.