Lisa A Nelson

Enrolled Agent

Summary

Fifteen years combined experience in business management, accounting, finance and tax.  Strengths include, general ledger, financial statements, financial analysis, budgeting, cash management, federal and state individual and corporate income taxation and internal and external reporting. Prior experience in public accounting with CPA firm.

Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Present

General Manager and CFO

Great Plains Integrated Marketing, Inc.

Chief executive of a local radio station cluster which includes The Eagle 106.9FM, Thunder Country 106.1FM and AgNews 890AM.  Oversee all aspects of operations, including programming, sales, marketing, human resources, administration and engineering.  Responsible for the profit and loss of the facility and report directly to the Shareholders.

May 2003 - Aug 2011

Vice President of Finance

Imaging Solutions, Inc.

Supervision of the Company’s finance department through direct contact with individual controllers of the Company.  Worked closely with other senior leaders to drive growth and seek improvements in all operational processes of Imaging Solutions, Inc. and affiliated companies.  Provide leadership and coordination of the Company’s financial planning, debt financing and budget management functions.  Ensure Company’s accounting procedures and reporting conform to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).  Maintain a good working knowledge of federal and state income taxation and the effect on the transaction structure.  Ensure compliance with Federal, State and local taxing authorities.

May 2000 - May 2003

Tax Specialist

Mark Larson, Ltd.

Prepared and reviewed Federal, State and Local income and various tax returns for accurate and prompt filing; prepared, reviewed, and maintained appropriate records, work papers and files in connection with filing the returns.  Routinely attended required continuing professional education to ensure knowledge of tax law changes and evaluated their impact to the Client.  Extensive experience in preparation of Compilations and Reviews.

Education

Education
May 2000

Associate of Applied Science

Aakers Business College

Accounting

Business Management

Certifications

Certifications
May 2013

Enrolled Agent

Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service

Granted unrestricted rights to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service, demonstrate special competence in tax matters, adhere to ethical standards, and required to stay current with tax law and regulations by completing a minimum amount of continuing education