Heather Kearns is an accomplished professional with expertise in finance, tax and accounting practice. Her resume includes 6 years as an independent consultant and CPA covering a variety of industries and companies from healthcare, to retail, to mining concerns, and more. Prior to that she was a Manager with The Siegfred Group for 4 years, a firm that offered accounting, finance and tax services for numerous client companies. She also served with Molson Coors Brewing Company as Senior Analyst SEC Reporting, and at Avnet as Senior Consolidations Accountant and Interim SOX Compliance Leader.
Heather’s track record includes managing and oversight for financial statements and disclosures, filing S-1 registration and other SEC filings, preparation of financial reports including 10-Q’s, 10-K’s, and 8-K’s, and coordinating annual audits and quarterly reviews. After working with The True Life Companies in her consulting capacity as Interim Controller for 6 months, Heather joined the team permanently and now serves as Senior Vice President of Finance, Tax and Accounting. She maintains full oversight of the finance and accounting teams, coordinates with Compliance, and works with the Company’s tax consultants to prepare all tax documentation and returns. Heather has been instrumental in strengthening the Company’s processes and procedures in these areas, and is an important member of the Leadership team, contributing to development of the Company’s annual business plan as well as long term planning.
A graduate of Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama, with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Heather went on to obtain her Master of Business Administration from Auburn University in Montgomery, Alabama. She is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Colorado, which Heather now calls home.