Joanne is a Principal in the Brown Smith Wallace Insurance Advisory Services practice and has more than 18 years of experience in the insurance and tax industries.
She is responsible for reviewing federal income tax provisions for insurance companies, including deferred tax calculations for both statutory accounting and GAAP purposes.
Joanne reviews federal and state income tax returns, and she assists with research as well as federal and state income tax planning projects. She also assists in representing clients before the Internal Revenue Services.
Prior to joining Brown Smith Wallace, Joanne served as a senior associate in the insurance tax group at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Joanne, a licensed certified public accountant, earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accountancy from the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA), and the Insurance Accounting and Systems Association (IASA). She is a past-president of the St. Louis Chapter of the IASA and volunteers for the national IASA.