LARA G. STANTON
Director - Audit and Assurance
Lara Stanton, CPA, is a director of audit and assurance services at Sikich with over 25 years of experience. Lara is a valued resource to her clients, having extensive expertise in employee benefit plans and SOC examinations. Her experience includes serving as engagement director on audits, performing quality control inspections of employee benefit plan audit files, preparing SOC reports for clients, and completing quality control reviews for SOC reports.
Lara is a frequent speaker and presenter at accounting and employee benefit plan conferences. Outside of the office, she likes to spend time with her spouse and three kids, traveling, cooking, and reading.
• Service Organization Control (SOC) Examinations
• Employee Benefit Plans
• American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
• Illinois CPA Society
• Bachelor of Arts in Accounting, Aurora University
• Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, University of Georgia