Author

Anna Hofmeister

Tate & Tryon

Anna. M. Hofmeister is the partner in charge of the Firm’s Outsourced Accounting Services department and has more than 20 years of experience servicing the accounting, consulting, audit, and tax needs of the nonprofit industry. She is responsible for overseeing all phases of our outsourced accounting engagements.

Professional and Industry Experience

In her role as an interim or permanent CFO, Ms. Hofmeister frequently presents to finance committees and boards of directors on topics such as:

  • Financial results
  • Key performance indicators
  • Improving financial performance
  • Cash flow projections
  • Budgets and financial projections
  • Streamlining of business operations
  • Compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Internal control design and documentation
  • Aligning chart of accounts & financial statements to conform with strategic objectives
  • Cost allocations
  • Federal and private grant accounting requirements
  • U.S. and foreign operations
  • Unrelated business income

Some of the most notable clients she oversees include the Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, AmeriDream, American Association of Poison Control Centers, Global Health Council, and National Court Reporters Association. 

Speaking Engagements 

  • The Latest Trends in Presenting Financial Information, ASAE 2011 Finance, HR, and Business Operations Conference 
  • Complying with State and Local Authorities, 2009 ASAE Finance and Business Operations Symposium 
  • Supporting Organization: Changes and Challenges, 2009 GWSCPA Not for Profit Organization Symposium 
  • Budgeting, 2007 ASAE Finance and Business Operations Symposium 
  • On-line Banking Options, 2005 ASAE Finance and Management Symposium 
  • Functional Cost Allocations, 2003 ASAE Finance and Management Symposium 

Publications and Articles

  • Author, “Core Competencies of a Finance and Business Operations Professional,” ASAE Dollars & Cents
  • Author, “Mastering Functional Expense Allocations,” ASAE Dollars & Cents
  • Author, “The ASP Alternative”, ASAE Dollars & Cents
  • Author, “Revised Rules for Allocating Fundraising Costs Issued – Are You Ready?,” Washington Council on Agencies Agenda 

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA)
  • ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership (ASAE)

Other Activities

  • ASAE Consultants Section Council
  • ASAE Ethics Committee
  • Immediate Past Chair of ASAE’s Finance and Business Operations Section Council

Education, Licenses & Certifications

  • B.S., Accounting, George Mason University
  • CPA