DeAnn, a graduate of Pittsburg State University, is the owner of a small CPA practice in Southeast Kansas, DeAnn Auman Hill, CPA. In January 2019 she completed 5.5 years as the CFO of The State of Kansas, while maintaining her practice. The firm was founded in 1985, with areas of practice in tax, outside controller services and consulting. She holds the professional designations of CPA, PFS and CGMA.
DeAnn has been very active over the years in the CPA profession, serving on many state and national boards. Her CPA family, as she refers to them, are very near and dear to her heart. She enjoys public speaking, mentoring, public service and is a people person. DeAnn’s hobbies are her family; hosting, cooking, planning outings, whatever. She resides in her hometown, Baxter Springs, Kansas, with her husband Doug. Doug and DeAnn, along with their adult children, Angie and Drew, and their families, enjoy all kinds of outdoor activities. A family favorite is spending weekends around the family pool with the collection of family pets. Even though Doug may not always agree, the pets are family too.