CHRISTINE RINGO, CPA, CFF
Christine has over 20 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 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 the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). Her practice experience includes HUD housing audits, hospitals and nursing homes, municipalities, condominium and homeowner associations (CIRA), pension plans, manufacturing and many not-for-profit 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 performs peer reviews for approximately 40 CPA firms in the State of Michigan and is an active member of the AICPA peer review acceptance committee for 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.
Kimberly has her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Baker College and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Madonna University. She has over three years experience as an audit staff accountant and is working towards her CPA. Prior to accounting, Kimberly worked in the finance industry as a Commercial Financial Consultant for over five years assisting start-up businesses obtain funding.
Jordana has over five years of experience preparing individual tax returns. She has been working part-time in public accounting since 2001 and plans to pursue her CPA.