About Katie Lejong

Katie began her career as an accountant with our firm in 1999. Over the years, she climbed the ranks within the firm and today serves as the firm’s Marketing & Practice Development Strategy Partner as well as the firm's Tax Partner. Katie’s expertise is in general accounting, construction and nonprofits.


Fun Facts

  • Favorite movie is the Lord of the Rings trilogy
  • Loves to watch football and crochet
  • HUGE St. Louis Cardinals fan

Professional Designations and Licenses

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas

Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Arkansas Society of Certified Public Accountants (ARCPA) as:
    • Western Arkansas Chapter President
    • Board Member (2014-2017)
  • Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TXCPA)

Community Activities

  • Bell Park Foundation, Inc. as Board Member
  • United Way of Fort Smith as:
    • Power of the Purse Committee
    • Allocation Panel Committee
    • Treasurer
    • Board Member

Awards/Honors

  • 2015 NWA Business Journal 40 under 40
  • 2012 Outstanding Emerging CPA Award

Education

  • Arkansas State University – Bachelor of Science, Accounting – Cum Laude (1999)
  • Leadership Fort Smith Class of 2014