Laura Ward


Laura is an assurance principal in CLA's private industries group and is located in our Charlotte office.  She provides assurance and consulting services to privately-held businesses, which consist primarily of dealerships and real estate clients.  Laura has 20 years of experience managing various client projects including financial reporting, assisting clients with internal control matters, educating clients and being their primary resource to help with important business decisions.  Laura also has more than 15 years of experience auditing 401k plans and can assist with questions related to DOL rules and fiduciary responsibilities.