Lauren Clawson joined KRD in 2010. Her expertise is in tax accounting and she excels at researching and interpreting various tax issues. She unravels IRS issues that require intervention from KRD and enjoys managing projects that involve forensics to uncover the answers. Lauren is valued by team members and clients for her ability to simplify and explain the methods and the reasons for the financial documentation and preparation that complies with the law and she helps them retain and apply their new knowledge to various situations.
She gained extensive experience working for two of the five largest CPA firms in the world, while living in Oklahoma City and Cincinnati. Lauren has spent many years volunteering for not-for-profits, often serving as their treasurer and other roles where her financial expertise contributed greatly. Lauren earned her CPA designation shortly after graduating from the University of Illinois and is a member of the AICPA.
Lauren and husband Robb have three children. She enjoys traveling and considers Scotland, New Zealand and Disney World amongst her favorite places to visit.