Kendra joined Mannia & Company in June of 2016. She takes care of many clients from preparing interim financial statements to processing payroll, preparing payroll tax returns, sales tax returns and working with these clients to keep their records in order. As a Certified ProAdvisor with QuickBooks, she assists clients with their QuickBooks questions/issues and new company start ups.
Kendra was born and raised in Decatur, IN and later moved to Chicago. For 14 years, she was Director of Operations for a consulting/marketing company.She has accounting experience with convenience stores, construction and manufacturing industries.
Kendra attended DeVry University and has a degree in Accounting/Business Management.
In 2008, Kendra moved back to Fort Wayne, where she and her 5 children – Ethan, Aiden, Malena, Aubriana, and Maximus live. She enjoys watching all the various sports the kids are involved in: soccer, track, baton, dance and gymnastics. She also enjoys taking walks, listening to music and just having fun.
There’s never a dull moment in her household!
We provide added value to our clients by offering QuickBooks expertise. Our QuickBooks ProAdvisor certifications ensure that we can effectively guide you on system setup, navigation and features…as well as ensure that you maximize the power of the system to keep your books in order.
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Some expenses are...