Carole leads the professional standards team for the firm’s real estate and construction industry group, developing solutions to technical assurance issues through collaboration with individual engagement teams and clients, striving for the best outcome for our clients while maintaining the highest level of quality. She is known for developing practical solutions for complex issues while working within the framework of the applicable professional standards to maintain the high level of quality demanded from the accounting profession.
Carole specializes in financial accounting and reporting issues for companies in all segments of the real estate and construction industries, including market and affordable housing, developers, institutional and investment funds, contractors and homebuilders. Recently, she has assisted clients with challenges ranging from fair values to lease accounting to claims recognition.
Carole is a regular speaker at Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants conferences, primarily the annual Construction Industry Conference. She has a bachelor of business administration degree in accounting from Western Michigan University.