Having owned and operated a franchise business, Amy is familiar with the challenges that entrepreneurs and small-business owners face. That experience, combined with her rich background in bookkeeping, accounting and auditing, uniquely positions her to deliver relevant financial analysis to her clients at Supporting Strategies.
Before joining our team, Amy was an Accountant at a CPA firm. Working with clients across varied industries, she provided general accounting functions ranging from adjusting entries in preparation for annual tax returns to integrating accounting and general-ledger data into an online platform.
Prior to that, Amy launched her own early-learning center, which she successfully owned and operated for nine years. Earlier in her career, she held several positions in the insurance industry, most recently as Accounting Manager, Mergers & Acquisitions, for a major insurance company, where she was responsible for integrating newly acquired businesses into the firm's accounting system.
Amy holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is a QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor.