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.

Karen Mitchell
Westchester

One Westbrook Corporate Center
Westchester, IL 60154

Tel: 630.368.7035
Email: kmitchell@wipfli.com

Areas of Focus

  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Compliance management systems
  • Financial technology (Fintech)
  • Nonprofit
  • Community banking
  • Regulatory compliance audit
  • Model validation

Industries

Financial Institutions
Financial Services

Education

Elmhurst College
  • Bachelor of science degree in international business - Graduated cum laude
Keller Graduate School of Management
  • Master of business administration degree - Graduated magna cum laude

Karen A. Mitchell

Senior Manager, Risk Advisory Services

As senior manager, Karen Mitchell brings more than 25 years of experience in the financial services and nonprofit industries and brings both an industry and regulatory perspective to her work. Karen currently provides consulting services in the areas of risk management, particularly enterprise risk. She enjoys collaborating with clients and coworkers to develop strong working relationships and solve areas of potential concern. Karen values the opportunity to assist clients in obtaining the highest level of success by helping to identify and navigate the risks associated with achieving strategic objectives.

Certifications

  • COSO Enterprise Risk Management

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) - Member