Chris Stanz


Chris is the Managing Principal of National Assurance with CLA. In this role, she oversees the national assurance technical group and service assurance leaders and is responsible for several aspects of A & A quality control, including the assurance services second review process, acquisition integration, assurance learning, development and maintenance of assurance methodologies and technologies, as well as certain other specialty areas. She works with others to implement and monitor the various aspects of the firm's A & A quality system throughout the firm.  She has over twenty five years of experience with the firm and has provided auditing and consulting services to a variety of clients with a focus on nonprofit and affordable housing organizations as well as single audits.  


Bachelor of Science Accounting, St. Cloud State University

In the community

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants; Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants;  Member of AICPA Nonprofit Expert Panel and and AICPA Nonprofit Section Committee; AICPA CPE Course Author (HUD courses); United Way of Central Minnesota - member of Finance Committee.