Partner, Schererville, IN
Louise King, CPA, CFE, is a Partner in the audit department of the Legacy Professionals LLP Schererville, Indiana and Chicago offices. Louise has been providing audit and accounting services to employee benefit plans, labor organizations, governmental entities (including school districts and school treasurer offices), and other nonprofit organizations since 1987.
Louise serves on the Firm's Audit and Accounting (A&A) Services Committee. She is also the Partner in charge of the Firm's Human Resources Department and is the Firm's Ethics Officer.
Louise has presented seminars on various accounting and auditing issues both in-house and to external organizations. She has written a number of articles for and serves as an editor of Legacy Advisor, Employee Benefit Plans.
She earned her Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) credential in March 2011. The CFE credential denotes proven expertise in fraud prevention, detection, and deterrence. CFEs are trained to identify the warning signs and red flags that indicate evidence of fraud and fraud risk.
Louise is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), where she earned the Certificate of Educational Achievement in Governmental Accounting.
She is also a member of the Illinois CPA Society, where she serves on the Governmental Report Review Committee. She is a past member of the Local Government Committee and the Women's Executive Committee and a former chairperson of the Government Conference Task Force.
Louise is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. She is also Past President and former Executive Board Member of TradeWinds Services, Inc., a nonprofit organization which promotes individual choice, growth, and self-sufficiency for people of all ages and abilities.
B.S. in Accounting, 1987; Calumet College of St. Joseph
Louise enjoys golfing, reading, drawing, and painting in her free time.
Louise can be contacted at 219-836-1065 or 312-384-8218 (direct) or at firstname.lastname@example.org