Wendy Schaub ’00

What am i doing now?

TAX CURRICULUM SPECIALIST, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TAX PROFESSIONALS (NATP) APPLETON, WI

Key steps in my journey:

• Experienced public accounting through an internship at a Monmouth CPA firm while attending college

• Received a fellowship to Bradley University – Peoria to complete my Masters in Accounting

• Passed the IRS Special Enrollment Examination to become an Enrolled Agent

• My career has included:

   o Heinold-Banwart, Ltd. CPAs, Intern

   o Fox Cities Tax and Financial, Tax Consultant/Preparer

   o CliftonLarsonAllen, Manager Firmwide Tax Services

   o NATP, Tax Researcher, then Tax Curriculum Specialist

• Took a sabbatical to develop two human investments, as well support my husband in creating two successful start-up offices in two states for his employer

• Takeaways:

   o No risk = no reward

   o Always ask the question

   o The extra mile is never crowded – set yourself apart!