Andrea is a partner in Oprosko & Associates serving small to mid-sized business as their Controller or CFO for hire. She is also the CFO for an environmental consulting firm and serves on their executive management committee. She has over 30 years of broad-based accounting, consulting, audit and financial business experience working with a large national accounting firm, a large Midwestern regional accounting firm in the Chicago area, as a controller for a large agribusiness and a mid-size accounting firm in the Chicago area. Her time was primarily focused in manufacturing, agribusiness, construction contractors, real-estate developers, not-for-profit organizations, and employee benefit plans.
She has been involved in all aspects of external auditing including financial reporting, management reporting, reconciliations, audit fieldwork, report preparation and delivery, report review, along with all the duties that accompany the role of a controller and chief financial officer. Over the past few years she has also developed an expertise working with start-up businesses by assisting with the development of the financial structure of the businesses as well as streamlining and structuring the financial reporting, budgeting, and monthly and annual closings.
Other Related Experience:
• Member of the Eden Prairie Chapter of Let’s Go Fishing for one year. Served on the Chapter Leadership Team as co-director of the Youth Program and also as a volunteer for boat trips.
• Member of the Finance Committee for Girl Scouts River Valleys in St. Pau, MN for four years.
• Officer, member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Finance Committee of Girl Scouts Trailways Council in Joliet, IL for over 15 years. Assisted with a capital campaign and then obtaining financing in order to improve camp facilities and build a large program center.