Christine has over 25 years of experience in audits. Prior to working in public accounting she worked in private industry as a controller, accountant and bookkeeper. That experience was invaluable in developing her expertise and ability to understand the client side of businesses.
She specializes in audits of financial statements.  The practice includes audits of for-profit and many not-for-profit companies with specialties in audits under government auditing standards (Yellow Book audits), Single Audit guidelines, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) guidelines and audits of employee benefit plans. Her practice experience includes various not for profit organizations, employee benefit plans, HUD housing audits, hospitals and nursing homes, municipalities, condominium  and homeowner associations (CIRA),  manufacturing and service organizations.

Christine has an additional certification by the AICPA in Financial Forensics (CFF) as a forensic accountant and auditor. She is experienced in business valuations and is qualified in litigation support and a variety of fraud investigations.

She is an AICPA Technical Reviewer for the Michigan Association of Certified Pubic Accountants and advises the AICPA peer review acceptance committee on acceptance of peer reviews of Michigan CPA firms.  She performs peer reviews for approximately 40 CPA firms in the State of Michigan.

She is the original tax program author for five state tax programs currently sold by Turbo Tax/ProSeries.

Christine started Ringo & Associates, PC in 1997 after relocating to Michigan from California.