Partners, principals and associates

Kimberly Dare Billings

550 N 31st St
Billings, MT 59101

Tel:

406.248.1681


Email: kdare@wipfli.com

Kimberly Dare, CPA, CFE, CGMA

Partner

Kimberly Dare provides high-quality auditing and consulting services to local governments and nonprofit organizations.  She is a regional leader within Wipfli LLP’s nonprofit and government practice.  Kimberly has vast audit and consulting experience in a wide range of industries, with specialized knowledge relating to governmental and nonprofit organizations.  In addition to her auditing experience, she has performed a number of forensic accounting engagements.

Certifications
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Certified Fraud Examiner
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Montana Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA) - Member
  • MSCPA Governmental Audit Accounting Financial Reporting (GAAFR) Committee - Member
  • MSCPA, Billings Chapter - Member
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) - Member
  • Montana Association of School Business Officials (MASBO) - Member
  • United Way - Volunteer

Areas of Focus

  • Audits of local governments including counties, cities, water and sewer districts, fire districts, school districts, tribes, tribal colleges, and housing authorities
  • Audits of nonprofit organizations including both community-based and grant-funded programs
  • A-133 single audits
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development housing programs
  • Nonprofit federal and state tax return preparation
  • Forensic investigations

Industries

Nonprofits Governments

Education

Montana State University Billings
  • Bachelor of science degree in business administration with an emphasis in accounting