Partners, principals and associates

Anderson_Michelle Duluth

1502 London Road
Duluth, MN 55812

Tel:

218.740.3928


Email: mswoboda@wipfli.com

Michelle R. Swoboda, CPA

Partner

Michelle Swoboda is a partner in Wipfli’s Duluth, Minnesota, office with 20 years of experience in auditing nonprofit organizations, governments, and defined contribution plans. She has extensive experience in financial reporting requirements and uses this knowledge in analyzing financial statements to help management and the board of directors to not only comply with generally accepted accounting principles, but understand the current financial picture of the organization and plan for the future.

Michelle also helps nonprofit and government organizations improve the effectiveness of internal control structures through analysis and application of best practices. In addition, she has provided training on generally accepted accounting principles and internal controls at Wipfli’s national nonprofit and government conference.

Certifications

  • Certified Public Accountant 

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) - Member
  • Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) - Member
  • Girl Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin Lakes and Pines - Finance committee member
  • Nonprofit Financial Group (NFG), North Chapter - Member

Areas of Focus

  • 501(c)(3) charitable, religious, and educational organizations
  • Cities and School Districts
  • Boy Scout Councils
  • Community action agencies
  • Tribal governments
  • Audits subject to 2 CFR Part 200, Uniform Guidance
  • Employee benefit plan audits

Industries

Nonprofits Governments

Education

University of Minnesota-Duluth
  • Bachelor degree in accounting