Cory Rutledge


Cory Rutledge is the Chief Assurance Officer of CliftonLarsonAllen (CLA). In this role, Cory is responsible for delivering industry-driven assurance services to clients across all industries and geographies of CLA. This responsibility includes overseeing quality, technical, operations, and transformation for the assurance practice of CLA.

Cory’s tenure at CLA spans over twenty years, many of which he spent advising health care clients in a variety of strategic, financial, and operational capacities. Prior to his current role, Cory was responsible for overseeing and guiding the growth and strategic direction of CLA’s health care and life sciences practice. As a client server, Cory has a passion for helping his clients flourish in a health care climate that requires providers to continuously reinvent themselves. Cory continues to leverage his passion for serving health care organizations by elevating industry specialization and business insights through the delivery of assurance services.


Bethel University, Finance and Accounting

In the community

Center for Health Administration and, Aging Service Excellence (Past Board of Advisors), Society for the Advancement of Gerontological Environments (Past Treasurer), Home Care 100 (Past Advisory Board), LTC 100 (Past Advisory Board)