Kelsey Vatsaas


Kelsey works with clients across the country to assist them with challenges involving strategy, operations, and finance.  

Kelsey helps our clients improve clarity and accuracy of financial reporting, reorganize finance and operational departments for increased productivity, perform financial analysis and benchmarking to highlight or support key issues and trending concerns, and plan for their organizational and financial futures.  

Kelsey leads CLA's national nonprofit team, which helps organizations with outsourced services, consulting, tax, assurance, and wealth advisory needs. 


MBA - University of St. Thomas

Bachelors of Science; Accounting - Northwest Missouri State University

Certified Public Accountant

In the community

Clare Housing - Board Member and Treasurer

Cradle of Hope - Former Board Member; Volunteer

Basilica of St. Mary - Parishioner