Partners and Associates

Partners and Associates

A hybrid team of accountants, advisors, and consultants whose collective experience and diverse backgrounds ignite ideas, reconfigure approaches, and recommend strategies and innovative solutions for our clients.


4949 Harrison Ave., Suite 300
Rockford, IL

Tel: 815.484.5631

Areas of Focus

  • Regulatory compliance
  • BSA/AML compliance
  • Compliance management systems
  • Fair lending
  • Debt collections


Financial Institutions
Financial Services


Rasmussen College
  • Bachelor of science degree in business administration

Stephanie Jennings, CRCM, CCBTO


Stephanie Jennings is a manager in Wipfli’s financial institutions practice. She has 17 years of experience in banking, including enterprise risk management, BSA compliance, and regulatory compliance, as well and information security and debt collections. Stephanie has an extensive background in regulatory compliance and is responsible for providing regulatory compliance audits and consulting services to financial institutions with assets ranging from $40 million to over $15 billion.

Stephanie provides consulting and advisory services to support bank and non-bank clients through the challenging regulatory environment and industry trends. She works directly with the board of directors, executive management, and staff to create and enhance the overall risk and compliance program and provides training to all levels.

  • Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager
  • Certified Community Bank Technology Officer
Professional Memberships and Activities
  • Chicagoland Compliance Association (CCA) - Vice president
  • Northern Illinois Compliance Association (NICA) - Member
  • Institute of Certified Bankers (ICB) - Member
  • Speaker/presenter for industry group events including CCA, Illinois Credit Union League (ICUL), Wisconsin Bankers Association (WBA), and Pacific Coast Bankers’ Bank (PCBB)