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Brian Anderson Madison

2501 West Beltline Highway
Madison, WI 53713




Brian M. Anderson, CPA

Senior Manager

Brian Anderson is a senior manager in Wipfli’s nonprofit and government practice. His primary focus is on auditing tribal organizations and local municipalities. Bringing more than 16 years of experience in the government and nonprofit arena, Brian effectively and efficiently helps clients comply with all of the applicable laws they are required to follow. He presents at various internal and external conferences to keep his clients and others up to date on the latest GASB pronouncements. Brian is also a member of Wipfli’s Governmental Technical Issues Committee.


  • Certified Public Accountant 


  • Bronze Medal Award Winner for the Illinois CPA exam

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting (CAFR) Program Special Revenue Committee - Member
  • Wisconsin GFOA - Member
  • WICPA School District Update Committee - Member
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) - Member
  • ICPAS Government Report Review Committee - Member and instructor

Areas of Focus

  • Tribal Governments and Casinos
  • 2 CFR Part 200, OMB’s Uniform Guidance audits
  • Community/technical colleges
  • Counties
  • Municipalities
  • School districts


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Bachelor of science degree in accountancy
  • Master of accounting science degree