Partners, principals and associates

Sandy Friess Fox Cities

2901 E Enterprise Ave
Appleton, WI 54913




Sandy L. Friess, CPA


Sandy Friess is an audit partner in Wipfli LLP’s Fox Cities office. As a client relationship executive, she focuses on gaining an understanding of the client’s goals and managing Wipfli’s client service team to assist in achieving those goals. Throughout this process, Sandy strives to maintain proactive communication to ensure the client’s needs are met and that there are no surprises. This approach has enabled her to become a trusted business advisor to her clients and their shareholders. Sandy serves as a member of Wipfli’s manufacturing and distribution leadership team, representing the Northeast Wisconsin market. She also serves as a member of Wipfli’s revenue recognition taskforce.

  • Certified Public Accountant
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA) - Member
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA) - Member
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) - Member
  • Financial Executives International (FEI) - Sponsor


Audit and Accounting

Areas of Focus

  • Manufacturing, distribution, and service industries
  • Construction contractor and real estate industries
  • Employee benefit plan audits
  • Financial reporting, disclosure, and attestation engagements
  • Corporate tax planning and compliance


University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • Bachelor of business administration degree in accounting