Karen Miessner

Lead Partner Not-for-Profit Assurance and Advisory | SingerLewak LLP

Karen Miessner is the Lead Audit Partner in SingerLewak LLP's Not-for-Profit Assurance and Advisory practice and is located in the Los Angeles office. Karen is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner with over 21 years of experience serving nonprofit organizations in many capacities, including independent auditor, consultant, CFO, board member, and volunteer. Karen's experiences in these various functions as well as in a wide variety of nonprofit organizations have given her a practical and informed approach to serving her clients. Karen is a member of the AICPA Not-for-Profit Expert Panel. Karen is on the board of directors of YWCA of Greater Los Angeles and C5 Youth Foundation of Southern California.


With a focus on nonprofits, this session will cover key considerations related to the implementation of the new Leases standard with a focus on the practical application of the standard. In More

This unplugged session is intended to be interactive and will focus on the revenue recognition issues that face healthcare organizations. (Available Onsite Only)

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This session will cover recent frauds affecting the nonprofit community and how they could have been prevented. This session will also highlight segregation of duties for organizations of all More