The Woodard Group

Previously The National Advisor Network

Meeting Location:
Tates Creek - Man O'War intersection. Across from Rector Hayden Realtors, Fraternal Order Police and Baptist Health.
Meeting Time:

Third Thursday evening 6:00 PM EST once a month about 1.5 to 2 hours.

2018 Meeting Schedule:
  • January     18, 2018      QuickBooks Online  - Getting Started, Sales Tax Automation at QuickBooks Online
  • April           19, 2018     QuickBooks Online - Setting Up
  • May           17, 2018     QuickBooks Online - Navigating & Customizing
  • June           28, 2018    Re Run KYCPA Overview of Kentucky Tax Reform Webcast from May 30, 2018

                                              QuickBooks Online - Sales **                         

  • July             19, 2018    QuickBooks Online - Purchases & Banking
  • August        16, 2018    QuickBooks Online - Apps & QBO Ecosystem
  • September  20, 2018    Career in Accounting Speaker Panel - Special Session for Middle School, High School and Business/Accounting College Students
  • October       18, 2018    What's New In QuickBooks 2019 ?
  • November   15, 2018    Pre-Holiday Networking Session

Career in Accounting Speaker Panel - Special Session for Middle School, High School and Business/Accounting College Students September 20, 2018

 Dr. Jan Colbert, a recently retired professor of accountancy, received her PhD from the University of Georgia, her MBA from Auburn University, and her BS from University of Illinois. She has taught at Auburn University, Western Kentucky University, Eastern Kentucky University, and Columbus (GA) State University. Dr. Colbert has authored over 100 articles covering topics such as internal control, fraud, statistical sampling, ethics, and the CPA exam. Her research has appeared in such journals as the Journal of Accounting Literature, Internal Auditing, The Kentucky CPA Journal, Journal of Business Case Studies, and Journal of Higher Education Theory and Practice. A former member of the Kentucky State Board of Accountancy, Dr. Colbert was a member of and served on committees of NASBA (National Association of State Boards of Accountancy). She has also served on the Board of the Kentucky Society of CPAs. In 2013, Dr. Colbert was awarded the Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education award by the AICPA (American Institute of CPAs). Prior to becoming a professor, Dr. Colbert worked in both industry and public accounting.

 Kim Burse, a semi retired CPA, member of the Kentucky Society of CPAs, received her MBA and BS from University of Kentucky. She was named an outstanding CPA in Government by the Kentucky Society of CPAs, inducted into the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics Hall of Fame and graduated from both Leadership Kentucky and Leadership Louisville programs.

Burse a CPA, CGMA, MBA and certified cash manager, began her career as an auditor at Arthur Young & Company. She has had a distinguished career in Kentucky's nonprofit, community development, public sectors as well as private sectors with Goodwill Industries of Kentucky, Financial ServiceSolutions, Louisville Development Bancorp, The Kentucky Revenue Cabinet, Office of the State Treasurer, the Kentucky Economic Development Cabinet and Humana. She has served on numerous boards of directors including the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business Partnership, Kentucky Society of CPAs, Norton Healthcare, Leadership Kentucky, the Metro United Way, Louisville Development Medical Center Development Corporation and the Kentucky Housing Corporation.

 Autumn Gover is a senior accounting student at Eastern Kentucky University. She works at Jennifer D. Tibbetts, PSC as a junior accountant. She is also the student Ambassador for KyCPA at EKU. After graduation, Autumn plans to attend grad school and obtain a Masters in Accounting and get her CPA license.

 Meridith Green started Plus More Bookkeeping, LLC in 2008 to provide professional comprehensive bookkeeping services with utmost integrity and excellent customer service to assist business owners in running more efficient and profitable businesses.  Meridith provides bookkeeping for a variety of service businesses as well as payroll and QuickBooks advisory services.  Prior to starting Plus More Bookkeeping, LLC, Meridith gained 15 years combined bookkeeping, accounting, and financial analysis/reporting experience progressing in corporate financial positions with companies including Lexmark International, Inc., Long John Silvers, Inc., Studio Plus Hotels, Inc.,  and Alternative Retail Concepts, Inc.  Meridith graduated from the University of KY in 1992 with a B.S. in Accounting and a B.A. in Arts Administration.

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