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Claire Jarchow St. Paul

8665 Hudson Blvd. North
Lake Elmo, MN 55042




Claire M. Jarchow, CPA, CIA

Manager, Internal Audit

Claire Jarchow is an internal audit manager who has been with Wipfli since 2012.  She assists financial institution clients with financial statement audit, accounting, and internal audit services.  Claire enjoys helping clients with questions related to accounting principles generally accepted in the United States, internal controls, training recommendations, and more.


  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Internal Auditor

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) - Member
  • The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) - Member

Areas of Focus

  • Internal audits
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act (FDICIA) control testing
  • Quality Assurance and Improvement Program (QAIP) consulting
  • Directors’ examinations
  • Supervisory committee examinations
  • Financial statement audits


University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
  • Bachelor of business administration degree with a major in accounting and a minor in Spanish