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4949 Harrison Ave., Suite 300
Rockford, IL 61108



Email: jharden@wipfli.com

Janice E. Harden, CPA

Senior Manager, Internal Audit

Janice Harden is an internal audit senior manager in the risk advisory services practice and has been with Wipfli since 2017 and has over 19 years of internal and external audit experience in public and private organizations. She assists clients with internal audit services and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act (FDICIA) and Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX) implementation and compliance. Janice enjoys working with a variety of industries including financial institutions, government, tribal government, manufacturing and other regulated industries to help identify controls and mitigate risk. She also enjoys facilitating trainings and workshops relating to internal controls.


  • Certified Public Accountant

Professional Memberships and Activities

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

Areas of Focus

  • Financial statement audits
  • Operational and compliance audits
  • Internal control reviews
  • Quality assurance reviews
  • SOX compliance


The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Master of accountancy degree
University of South Carolina - Columbia
  • Master of public health degree

Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

  • Bachelor of science degree in community health education