Katie Thornton

Partner, Plante Moran, PLLC

Katie has over 17 years of experience serving not-for-profit and higher education clients. She is a leader in Plante Moran's professional standards department for the not-for-profit and higher education industry groups. Currently, Katie is working with other technical leaders to prepare a comment letter to FASB related to the draft standard on contributions, which will impact government grants as well as developing tools for implementation of new standards. Katie currently serves several large private foundations, public universities and related foundations. She is a frequent presenter at industry and state CPA associations. Katie also serves as finance committee chair to two not-for-profits in the Lansing, Michigan area.


This session will provide example analyses, tools and footnotes for nonprofits on current and new FASB standards.  The information provided will come from real life nonprofit financial statements More