CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS
& BUSINESS ADVISORS
LISA NEWBANKS, CPA, CGMA | PRINCIPAL
301 E. Elm Street
New Albany, IN 47150
Phone: (812) 981-3434
Lisa is a principal in the New Albany, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky offices. A graduate of Indiana University Southeast; she is a Certified Public Accountant with over fifteen years of public accounting experience and specializes in audits of not-for-profit organizations, employee benefit plans, Housing and Urban Development (HUD) projects, governmental entities, and small businesses. She currently oversees more than 50 engagements.
Lisa regularly contributes to the quality of the accounting profession as a registered AICPA Peer Reviewer. As part of the Peer Review program she is required to be a member of the AICPA, currently active in public practice at a supervisory level in the accounting or auditing function, associated with a firm that has received a report with a peer review rating of pass, possess current knowledge of professional standards and have at least 5 years of recent public accounting experience in the accounting or auditing function. She has performed numerous peer reviews, helping firms to achieve their goals and enhance the quality of their accounting and auditing practices.
Lisa is a member of the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (KYCPA), the Indiana CPA Society (INCPAS) and also a member of the INCPAS Peer Review Committee, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), and the AICPA Peer Review Program. Lisa is registered and licensed to practice as a certified public accountant in Kentucky and Indiana and is currently active with Junior Achievement.
AFFILIATIONS & INVOLVEMENT
• B.S., Accounting, Indiana University
• American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Member
• American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Peer Review Program; Member
• Indiana CPA Society; Member
• Indiana CPA Society Peer Review Committee; Member
• Junior Achievement
• Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants; Member
• Business Valuations
• Construction Services
• Consulting Services
• Employee Benefit Plans
• Estates & Trusts
• Small Business Solutions
• Tax Compliance
• QuickBooks Assistance
• Not for Profit
• Small Business
• Financial Institutions
• Broker Dealers
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