Alison Conklin, CPA

Senior Manager, Audit

Biography

Alison Conklin is an audit senior manager with GRF CPAs & Advisors. She has been working in the firm’s nonprofit audit department since 2013. As a senior manager, she is responsible for managing staff and ensuring that her audits are completed accurately and in an efficient manner, as well as drafting audit reports. Ms. Conklin has experience in conducting audits in compliance with the requirements of Title 2 U.S. Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards (Uniform Guidance).

Ms. Conklin works with US-based and international clients and has performed field audits in Africa and Europe. While traveling for the firm’s international clients, Ms. Conklin performs a variety of audit work and agreed-upon procedures to ensure the client’s internal controls are appropriate and compliant with donor requirements over the management of their funds.

Education and Certifications

  • B.S. in Finance, Susquehanna University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants (COCPA)
  • Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA)
  • Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA)
  • Nonprofit Village, Treasurer, Board of Directors