Valerie Schroeder is Strohm Ballweg’s newest partner. Val is a CPA and earned her bachelor’s of arts degree from Edgewood College. Valerie has been with the Firm since 2000 and has over 18 years of experience in public accounting, all of which are in the insurance industry.
In addition to managing audit engagements, supervising compilation work, assisting clients in the preparation of their various regulatory filings, and researching tax issues, she develops and trains internal staff and external parties on audit, accounting, and tax procedures and pronouncements. Valerie’s clients have included property and casualty insurance companies, life insurance companies, accident and health insurance companies, dental insurers, HMOs, and the Wisconsin insurance department. She also leads our Firm’s technical audit compliance and audit quality efforts.
Valerie serves on the Accounting and Financial Issues Committee of the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) and is also a member of the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She is also currently working on obtaining her Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation through the CPCU Society.