SVP of Finance & CDFI Administration
Laura joined the bank in 2021 with more than nine years of experience in public accounting providing accounting and audit services for colleges, universities, financial institutions, governmental and not-for-profit organizations as well as for real estate clients with low-income housing tax credit properties and solar tax credit facilities.
Her experience includes: cost certifications for real estate clients with low-income housing tax credit properties; testing and reviewing Single Audit requirements; and implementation of audit and accounting standards. She has also participated in training presentations on Governmental and Financial Accounting Standards Board matters.
Laura is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Missouri Society of CPAs and has been a CPA license holder since 2012. She is currently serving on the board for CASA of Southwest Missouri.
She is a summa cum laude graduate of Drury University, Springfield, Missouri, with a B.A. degree in business administration and accounting.