Lauren is an experienced accounting professional with expertise in budgeting, account analysis and account reconciliation. She brings extensive knowledge of accounting principles and taxation policies along with a proven ability to identify and implement enhancements that streamline processes and increase efficiency and productivity.
Prior to joining Supporting Strategies, Lauren served as an independent remote Bookkeeper. Her wide array of responsibilities included managing accounts receivable and accounts payable functions; reconciling sales, receivables, collections and deposits between three systems on a daily basis; performing general accounting functions; and generating and filing monthly, quarterly and annual payroll tax returns and reconciliations.
As Senior Tax Accountant for a major restaurant chain, Lauren generated 4,300+ filings per year for 82 legal entities in 46 states. She also monitored tax law changes and emerging trends in the industry, prepared annual tax budgets, registered 30+ new stores annually for state and local tax accounts and much more. Previously, she held the roles of Tax Associate and then Corporate Accountant for the same company.
Lauren earned her Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from the University of Louisville. She is a Certified Public Accountant registered in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.