Andrea Jansen

Partner, CPA, CFE · +1 (608) 240 2338

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Andrea has been with Baker Tilly since 2005. She specializes in providing accounting, auditing and IT risk assessment services to the public sector including municipalities, counties, utilities and school districts. Andrea is the public sector leader for Baker Tilly’s technology risk community of practice. She is a Certified Fraud Examiner.

  • Leads financial and compliance-related audits of governmental units including cities, towns, villages and counties, as well as school districts and utilities
  • Leads single audit engagements for municipalities, counties and school districts
  • Assists clients in implementing new accounting standards
  • Prepares financial statements and other annual reports for governmental entities
  • Provides accounting assistance, agreed upon procedures and consulting services
  • Analyzes transactions, accounting systems and controls related to forensic matters for counties and municipalities
  • Performs compliance and financial audits of Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) districts and Business Improvement Districts (BID)
  • Offers recommendations on accounting policies and procedures to strengthen internal controls
  • Licensed CPA in Wisconsin, Illinois and Massachusetts
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA)
  • Wisconsin Government Finance Officers Association (WGFOA)

Recent speaking engagements and webinars

  • Fraud in Government; University of WI Green Bay – Clerks and Treasurer’s Institute (2018, 2017, 2016)
  • GASB updates: Wisconsin Cities and Villages and the League of Wisconsin Municipalities’ Clerks, Treasurers; and Finance Officers Institute (2015)
  • Cybersecurity: It’s not just for businesses (Baker Tilly webinar, March 2015)

Continuing professional education

  • ­WGFOA conferences and accounting updates and workshops
  • ­Baker Tilly information technology (IT) risk assessment trainings
  • ­Baker Tilly municipal audit training sessions
  • ­Baker Tilly single audit training sessions
  • Baker Tilly management workshop
  • Baker Tilly Senior Manager and Director Development Program
  • Baker Tilly EDGE program
  • “HIPAA Privacy and Security for Professional Service Providers” (Baker Tilly)
  • Public sector accounting and auditing updates (Baker Tilly)
  • Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) update
  • “Fraud in Government: Is Your Entity at Risk for Fraud?” (Baker Tilly)
  • “IT Risk Assessment Standards (RAS) Training for Auditors” (Baker Tilly)
  • “The Value of a Self-Contained Compliance Program” (Association of Certified Fraud Examiners)
  • “Independence: Historical Insights and Today’s Rules” (Becker Professional Education)

Location

Wisconsin

Education

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Master of Accountancy

Bachelor of Business Administration, accounting