About Lauren Corey

Lauren established Lauren Corey Consulting, LLC in 2015, following a successful partnership in a large Maine CPA firm, where she specialized in employee benefit plans and construction firm services. Throughout her career she's actively assisted a broad spectrum of clients with financial reporting and compliance, and counsels other professionals, on subjects within her expertise.

Lauren is well known for exploration and understanding of the matters in question while ensuring practical solutions are within site. She has an extensive portfolio as a presenter of various financial reporting topics. She has over 30 years experience, has worked on hundreds of ERISA audits, audits and reviews of commercial entities, SSAE 18 SOC reporting, retirement plan corrections and compliance, Form 5500 preparation and consulting, and stock-based compensation reporting.

Prior to public accounting, Lauren worked as cost accountant for a regional construction firm.

Licenses & Credentials
  • B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Maine (1984)
  • Certified Public Accountant – Maine (1988)
  • Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans/ Wharton School of Business – 1999)
  • CPA Firm License – Maine (2015)
  • AICPA qualified peer reviewer (2019)
Professional Associations
  • AICPA and Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center – early and long-standing member
  • Maine Society of CPAs - past president and board of governors
  • AICPA – past council member
  • Maine Employee Benefits Council – past president and long-standing board member
  • IRS Northeast Pension Liaison Group - long-standing member
  • International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans - past long-standing member
  • Maine Better Transportation Association – past president and long-standing board member
  • Southern Maine Institute of Management Accountants – past president and long-standing board member
  • Construction Financial Management Association – long-standing member
Community
  • King Middle School auction steering committee
  • Deering High School Project Graduation
  • Portland Yacht Club

MEMBERSHIPS

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