Denise Peterson

dpeterson@sjhl.com
(620) 241-1826

Ideal Escape:  A cruise to anywhere

My desired superpower:  Never needing sleep

The Best Thing in the Whole Wide World: Everyone happy and healthy

My Guilty Pleasures:  Reading and blackjack

My Favorites:

  • Sports Team or Athlete: Any team with one of my kids
  • Quote: "No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." -Eleanor Roosevelt

Areas of Concentration: Tax preparation and planning for individuals and businesses; Construction and Low Income Housing industries; Acquisition due diligence.

Education: Bachelor of Arts in Economics - Business (Emphasis in Accounting), Bethany College (Lindsborg) 1985 (Summa Cum Laude); Masters in Accountancy, Kansas State University (Manhattan) 1986 (Summa Cum Laude).

Previous Experience: Entered the accounting profession with Braunsdorf, Carlson & Clinkinbeard, Topeka in 1986, became shareholder in 1992; the firm became part of CBIZ and Mayer Hoffman McCann in 1998; Denise became President and Managing Director of the Topeka CBIZ office in 2000; after moving to Lindsborg in 2011, she joined SJHL in early 2013.

Professional Affiliations: Member of AICPA; Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants; Central Kansas Chapter of KSCPA (former President of Northeast Chapter and KSCPA Board member); Chartered Global Management Accountant.

Community Involvement: Bethany College Accounting Faculty; 4-H Leader & Volunteer; KSU Accounting Alumni Council; Lindsborg Hospital Board; Smoky Valley High School Booster Club Board; Lindsborg Midsummer's Festival Committee; Bethany Lutheran Church Audit Committee; past Board Chair of Kansas Junior Achievement.

 

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