January, 2012McConnell & Jones LLP (MJ), one of Houston’s largest CPA firms, is proud to announce Kristina King as Manager of the firm’s Commercial Audit Practice. In her new role, King will manage the firm’s SEC and commercial assurance services group which works with a wide array of private and publicly-traded companies as well as privately-held organizations looking to go public through an IPO.
With more than six years of “Big Four” experience, King has worked with both large and small public companies representing the oil-field services, energy, retail, manufacturing, and distribution industries. She is highly skilled in helping clients with their prospectuses, proxy statements, Form S-1s, 10-Ks, 10-Qs and 8-Ks, reverse merger transactions. Additionally, King spent two years as a divisional manager for a public company with a departmental budget of $63 million where she was responsible for preparing financial statements, budget to actual analyses, and financial forecasts.
“King’s technical expertise, especially as it relates to publicly-traded organizations, enables us to continue to provide the best value to our clients,” stated Edward Hlousek, SEC Practice Leader.
King attended Texas A&M University where she received a BBA as well as MS in Accounting. She is a recent member of the Women’s Finance Exchange, Houston Chapter, and enjoys traveling, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.
About McConnell & Jones LLP:
McConnell & Jones LLP is a public accounting firm registered with the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy. The firm specializes in financial statement audits, internal control reviews, tax planning and compliance, and strategy and business process consulting for public, private, nonprofit and government clients. McConnell & Jones is among the top 40 accounting firms in the country that audit employee benefit plans, and according to a recent survey by the Houston Business Journal, McConnell and Jones is the 14th largest CPA firm in Houston. For additional information please see www.mcconnellandjones.com.