For over 28 years, LauraLee has been involved in accounting and finance leadership roles in both private and public accounting. This mix of accounting gives her a unique perspective and expertise to help serve her clients. She serves clients in all aspects of taxation, particularly high net worth individuals. She has taken a special interest in the employee retention tax credit for business clients and how this credit applies to each business. LauraLee enjoys taking on complex tax issues and assisting her clients in planning and understanding the tax implications of their business decisions. She is also skilled in developing plans for wealth protection and minimization of taxes, with a focus on multiple state jurisdictions.
LauraLee received her bachelor’s degree from Park University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a major in Accounting Management. She received her Masters of Accounting and Finance Management from Keller Graduate School of Management. LauraLee holds licenses to practice in Washington, Kansas and Missouri.
An active member of the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants, she currently serves on the Scholarship Review Committee. This committee awards 80 scholarships annually to accounting students attending a university in Washington State. LauraLee is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. LauraLee enjoys sharing her knowledge and life lessons. She has given annual presentations to the Eastside Academy High School on budgeting “Adulting 101”.
LauraLee is an avid movie buff and enjoys seeing movies on the big screen in her spare time. She enjoys rooting for her favorite teams from Minnesota; the Vikings, Twins, Wild, Timberwolves and the Loons; followed by the teams from Kansas City; the Chiefs, Royals and Sporting KC. A recent transplant to the Pacific Northwest from the Kansas City area, LauraLee enjoys exploring and getting to know the Greater Seattle area and Washington State.