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Leslie Coolidge + National Technical Director

As National Technical Director at Riveron, Leslie is responsible for leading our technical accounting and financial reporting strategy, organizing and deploying our technical team, and serving as subject matter expert for our teams and clients. Leslie is known for her extensive public company expertise.

Leslie previously served as a KPMG Audit and SEC Reviewing Partner, leading significant global audit engagements where she assisted major companies in the pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotech; print and broadcast media, software and telecom; consumer products; and manufacturing industries with their complex accounting, financial, and strategic needs. She also served as a partner in KPMG’s Department of Professional Practice, where she was the firm’s representative on the AICPA’s Accounting Standards Executive Committee. Leslie is passionate about collaborating with clients to deliver practical solutions to complex problems.

In addition to her professional life, Leslie enjoys horse sports and bird watching. She currently manages an active non-profit Board portfolio that includes the Chicago Academy of Sciences and its Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum and the International Crane Foundation.

Leslie is a native of San Diego, California, and now resides in Barrington Hills, Illinois. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in government from Harvard University and Master of Science degree in accounting from New York University. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Women Corporate Directors.

Riveron Consulting is not a CPA firm