Kris is a partner with TKW’s Tax Department and has been a TKW team member since 2001. She has more than 18 years of experience working with closely held businesses and their owners to resolve a wide range of tax and business issues involving both planning and compliance. Kris works with a broad spectrum of businesses, although she has a particular focus in the areas of construction, hospitality and service industries. She is also a member of the Certified Construction Management Association (CFMA). A licensed CPA in Oregon, she is a member of both the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Kris grew up in the Portland area and continues to have strong ties to the Pacific Northwest. She earned a Bachelors of Science in Accounting and her Masters of Taxation from Portland State University. She now participates in the Portland State School of Business Administration Mentor Program to encourage students just entering the profession.
When not engaged in tax planning Kris likes to indulge her passions for travel and hiking by combining the two.