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Tina M. Huisman

Partner, CPA
608 240 2485

Tina Huisman, a partner with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, has been with the firm since 2002. She works primarily with hospitality and real estate owners, operators, developers and construction contractors. Tina has extensive experience in audit, asset and consulting engagements focused on the construction and real estate industry.  Tina specializes in evaluating financial controls, construction contract auditing and financial statement audits of waterparks, resorts and convention centers, real estate owners and developers, and construction contractors. Tina is also assisting with the firm wide strategy related to hospitality services. 

Experience

  • Manages client relationships with hospitality and real estate owners and developers and construction contractors
  • Manages financial statement audit and agreed-upon procedure engagements for housing projects including projects utilizing low income housing tax credits (LIHTC) and historic tax credits including evaluating and documenting internal controls, working with various state and federal agencies and equity investors.
  • Leads performance benchmarking, financial analysis, and revenue recognition consulting engagements for hospitality owners, real estate developers and construction contractors
  • Manages cost certifications and ten percent test engagements for LIHTC and Historic Tax Credit entities in multiple states
  • Designs and implements hospitality, real estate and construction audit methodologies and work programs
  • Leads firm wide process improvements and template updates for hospitality engagements
  • Firm wide concurring reviewer for housing audits, cost certification and hospitality engagements
  • Responsible for new staff recruiting, development, and retention
  • Leads scheduling resources and deliverables on the construction and real estate industry master schedule

Involvement

  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA)
  • Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Affordable Housing Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Community Around the Children’s Hospital (CATCH), American Family Children’s Hospital – council co-chair and events committee member

Education

University of Wisconsin‒La Crosse
Bachelor of Science in Accountancy