Saginaw, MI: Yeo & Yeo is pleased to announce that the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) named Amy R. Buben, CPA, CFE, senior manager, a recipient of its 2014 Women to Watch - Emerging Leader Award.
The MICPA's Women's Initiatives Task Force chose three recipients from nominees across Michigan in each of the two award categories: established leaders (professionals who have advanced to a higher leadership position within their organization) and emerging leaders (professionals who have made significant contributions to the accounting profession and the community, and are progressing toward the highest levels of advancement).
"This award recognizes Amy's contributions to the CPA profession, her demonstration of leadership and her commitment to the community. Amy has the unique ability to take on complex problems and work through them to get the answer quickly. She is a positive role model and an energetic ambassador for Yeo & Yeo in the community. We are extremely proud of Amy," says Thomas E. Hollerback, president & CEO of Yeo & Yeo.
Buben started with Yeo & Yeo in 2006 and now serves as senior manager in Yeo & Yeo's business management advisory services department. She is also a co-leader of the firm's Manufacturing Services Group and a member of the firm's Business Valuation & Litigation Support Group. Amy is an accredited Certified Fraud Examiner specializing in fraud investigation and prevention. Other areas of expertise include managerial consulting, financial reporting, and tax planning and preparation.
Buben is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Inforum - Great Lakes Bay Region and the Michigan Manufacturers Association. She is an Ambassador for the Saginaw County Chamber of Commerce, a board member and volunteer for Junior Achievement of Northeast Michigan, and a graduate of Leadership Saginaw and Saginaw County 1,000 Leaders.
The MICPA announced the winners on June 19 at the Women's Leadership Breakfast in Auburn Hills, Mich., and the awards will be presented at the 2014 MICPA Awards Dinner on September 30 in West Bloomfield, Mich.
About Yeo & Yeo
Yeo & Yeo is a leading accounting, audit, tax and business consulting firm throughout Michigan with a proven reputation for personal service, commitment to clients and community support. Growing since 1923, Yeo & Yeo ranks among the Top 200 accounting firms in the U.S. with over 200 employees and offices in Saginaw (headquarters), Alma, Ann Arbor, Flint, Greater Detroit, Kalamazoo, Lansing and Midland. Other Yeo & Yeo affiliates include Affiliated Medical Billing, Yeo & Yeo Computer Consulting and Yeo & Yeo Fina