CPA, CEO

Wendy Sims, CPA, CEO *

Pella

Serving as the firm’s CEO, Wendy manages the firm through strategically planning for the future and communicating our vision and goals throughout the organization.  She feels privileged to work with our staff to develop and reach their career goals.  Her primary client focus is individual tax preparation, tax planning and consulting.  She enjoys helping clients achieve their financial goals by identifying and implementing tax-saving strategies.  She is also involved in the firm’s business tax and management consulting.  After enjoying her accounting courses at Pella High School, Wendy worked part-time for the firm through college and started full-time upon graduating from Central College.  She became a stockholder in 1989 and has valued being an integral part of the firm’s growth.

Education
Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting from Central College
Licenses & Memberships
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants
Iowa Insurance Producer's License with qualifications in Accident & Health and Life Contracts
Community Involvement
Member of Trinity Reformed Church
Leighton State Bank - Board of Directors
Fields for Our Future - Board Member
Pella Regional Health Center Foundation - Board Member
Council Member for Teens Encounter Christ (TEC)
Member of Vocational Advisory Council for Pella High School
Interests & Hobbies
Spending time with family – especially her grandchildren
Traveling
Camping and fishing
Tailgating with family and friends at Iowa State football games
Going to the races in Newton with family
Reading and working on puzzles
Favorite Quote
“WWJD – What Would Jesus Do?” – I try to answer this in everything I do. Although I fall short, all I can do is keep striving!
Describe yourself with one word
Dependable

* Advisory Services offered through Honkamp Krueger Financial Services, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor.

** Securities offered through ProEquities, Inc., a Registered Broker Dealer and member FINRA and SIPC. Advisory Services offered through Honkamp Krueger Financial Services, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisor. Honkamp Krueger Financial Services, Inc. and Schuring and Uitermarket Financial Services, Ltd. are independent of ProEquities, Inc. ProEquities provides financial products and services, and does not provide or supervise tax or accounting services. Advisors may provide tax, accounting, or other services through their independent outside business, but these services are separate and apart from ProEquities.

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