Michelle Brumfield, CPA

Ms. Michelle Brumfield serves as the Employee Benefit Plan Audit and Compliance Director. She has the unique experience required for managing numerous employee benefit plan audits and consulting with both publicly held and privately owned employee benefit plan sponsors. She also provides leadership and technical support to the entire ERISA Assurance and Compliance Services Team to ensure the overall project performance.

Michelle has over 22 years of experience in accounting and financial audits for a variety of industries and employee benefit plans. This includes defined contribution plans, defined benefit plans, health and welfare plans with a section 401(h) arrangement, and master trust investment accounts.

Michelle is active within the accounting profession and is a passionate advocate for women in public accounting. In addition to moderating several sessions at the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ (AICPA) Annual Employee Benefit Plan Conference in 2016, Michelle was recently selected as a speaker for the 2017 conference. She also is a member of the AICPA’s Woman’s Initiative Executive Committee’s Champions Taskforce which focuses on attracting more women into the profession. As part of her focus to empower women to be leaders, she is also a member of the Greater Houston Partnership’s Woman’s Business Alliance as well the Greater Houston Woman’s Chamber of Commerce. As further testament to her interest in the profession, Michelle serves as the President of the Filipino American Accountants of Texas.

Education and Certifications

Immaculate Conception College, Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Accounting

Certified Public Accountant, Texas