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Ryan L. Engelstad

Partner, CPA
612 876 4613

Ryan Engelstad, a partner in the not-for-profit and governmental services group, has been with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP since 2003. He specializes in performing financial and compliance audits for higher education clients, not-for-profits, and governmental entities.

Experience

  • Partner-in-charge of financial audits for numerous governmental and not-for-profit organizations, including school districts, cities, counties, and higher education institutions
  • Partner-in-charge of compliance audits of government programs for federal funding received by governmental and not-for-profit organizations
  • Performs independent pre-issuance reviews for numerous not-for-profit and governmental entity audits
  • Consults with clients regarding new accounting standards and grant compliance matters
  • Assists clients with financial statement preparation, including Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports

Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Government Finance Officers Association
  • Central Association of College and University Business Officers
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • Speaks to various groups on topics including accounting and financial reporting matters, audit standards, and internal controls/best practices.

Education

University of Minnesota – Twin Cities
Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Continuing Education

  • Baker Tilly Governmental Auditing Annual Update
  • Baker Tilly Educational Institution Auditing Annual Update
  • Baker Tilly Quarterly Accounting and Auditing Updates
  • NACUBO Higher Education Accounting Forum
  • NACUBO Annual Conference
  • NACUBO webcasts on various topics
  • CACUBO Annual Conference
  • GFOA Governmental Accounting Update
  • MN Local Government Accounting and Auditing Annual Update
  • Numerous Single Audit Training Sessions
  • OMB Grant Reform Update
  • Baker Tilly GAO Independence Rules
  • Ethics for CPAs (annually)