SVA has announced that Cindy Bong, the company’s Principal and Chief Operating Officer, has decided to retire effective December 31, 2018. Jennifer Hoege will serve as Chief Operating Officer upon Bong’s retirement.


Bong began working at SVA in 1981 in the internal accounting area of the company.  As SVA grew and expanded, her career progressed to Office Manager, Firm Administrator and then ultimately to Chief Operating Officer.  Bong has been responsible for SVA’s operations, facilities and administrative departments.  She also has been serving as the secretary of the SVA Board of Directors.


“Cindy has contributed over 30 years of experience to SVA, and her achievements will not be forgotten,” states Carl Schulz, President and CEO of SVA. “We wish Cindy all the best in her upcoming retirement as she spends time with her husband, children, grandchildren and being a ‘grandma’.”


About SVA

Since our inception in 1974, we have focused on developing long-standing business relationships.  As our clients’ businesses and personal interests have grown, we have increased our service offerings to meet their expanding needs.


Now over 40 years later, SVA and its affiliates are recognized leaders offering a wide range of professional services including audit and accounting, tax, business information technologies, wealth management, trust and estate administration services.


The cornerstone of SVA will always remain the same, providing service and value to help our clients achieve measurable results, while exceeding their expectations.  SVA is not only dedicated to the clients we serve, we are dedicated to the communities we serve, maintaining a long tradition of involvement and support.


SVA is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, employs over 300 staff, and has additional offices in Milwaukee and Appleton, Wisconsin and Rockford, Illinois.