Karen M. Brenneman ’83,’91 has been elected managing partner of Hall, Kistler & Company LLP, a certified public accounting and management consulting firm based in downtown Canton.
Brenneman earned two degrees from the CBA, a Bachelor of Science in accounting in 1983 and a Master of Taxation in 1991.
Over the last 20 years, Brenneman has worked with both local and regional firms. She has been with Hall, Kistler & Co. since 1998, most recently serving as tax partner.
Brenneman is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA). She recently served as chair of the U.S. Tax Committee for BKR International, a leading global association of independent accounting and business advisory firms.
An active member of the community, Brenneman is on the board of the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and serves on the finance committee of the Stark Development Board. She is president-elect of Canton Rotary, treasurer of Meyers Lake YMCA and is a member of the 15th class of Leadership Stark County.