Anita Baker

Managing Principal of Industry at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Anita Baker

Anita Baker

Managing Principal of Industry at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Biography

Anita Baker is a the Managing Principal of Employee Benefit Plans at CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA) where she specializes in providing assurance, tax and consulting services to plan sponsors and third party administrators. In her position, she is responsible for the CLA national employee benefit plan practice and a leading consultant on the impact of health care reform on group health plans and employers. Anita is a member of the AICPA, the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA), the International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists (ISCEBS) and the Western Pension and Benefits Conference (WP&BC). Anita has been a speaker to numerous groups including the AICPA and state societies and associations and has authored articles for national employee benefit plan publications. Anita is past chair and a current member of the Executive Committee of the AICPA Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center. Anita is currently Chair of the AICPA Technical Standards DOL Subcommittee and is a board member and Chair of the ASCPA. Anita graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota – Duluth in 1985. In addition to being a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), she has obtained the designation of Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (CEBS).

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1953

Number of Boards

3

Number of Awards

2

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President & Chief Executive Officer at American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

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General Counsel at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Chief Practice Officer, Midwest at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Chief Industry Officer at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Chief Tax Officer at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Chief Wealth Advisory Officer at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Chief Strategy Officer at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Managing Partner at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Chief Executive Officer, Cliftonlarsonallen Wealth Advisors, LLC at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Chief Operating Officer, Minneapolis at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Managing Principal of Industry at CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
Education
Bachelor of Science
Class of 1985

The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) is a regional branch of the University of Minnesota system located in Duluth, Minnesota, USA. As Duluth's public research university, UMD offers 14 bachelor's degrees in 85 majors, graduate programs in 27 different fields, a two-year program at the School of Medicine, a four-year College of Pharmacy program, and a Doctor of Education program.

Memberships
Member
Current

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants provides vocational education in accounting. The company provides services to the accounting community, regulatory bodies, and other organizations. It also operates in Jersey City, Washington, and Lewisville. It was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Member
Current

WE ENHANCE THE SUCCESS OF OUR MEMBERS AND LEAD OUR PROFESSION.

Member
Current

The International Society of Certified Employee Benefit Specialists (ISCEBS) is the premier interactive community providing educational resources, innovative thinking and collective wisdom to help members excel and prosper in their careers. This membership organization is for those who have earned the Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (CEBS), Group Benefits Associate (GBA), Retirement Plans Associate (RPA) and Compensation Management Specialist (CMS) designations.

Career History
Managing Principal of Industry
Current

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP provides wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting services. It also offers audit and assurance, consulting, international, outsourcing, individual and business tax, and wealth advisory services. The company is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Current

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants provides vocational education in accounting. The company provides services to the accounting community, regulatory bodies, and other organizations. It also operates in Jersey City, Washington, and Lewisville. It was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

The Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (the Association) is the most influential body of professional accountants, combining the strengths of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) to power opportunity, trust and prosperity for people, businesses and economies worldwide. It represents 667,000 members and students in public and management accounting and advocates for the public interest and business sustainability on current and emerging issues. With broad reach, rigor and resources, the Association advances the reputation, employability and quality of CPAs, CGMA designation holders and accounting and finance professionals globally.

Director
Prior

WE ENHANCE THE SUCCESS OF OUR MEMBERS AND LEAD OUR PROFESSION.

Awards & Honors
CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
Certified Employee Benefit Specialist
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