We are pleased to announce the promotion of Bernadette “Bernie” Hull, CPA, PHR, SHRM-CP to COO and Director of HR.
“We believe that developing great people is critical to the success of our firm and our clients. As with any business, it’s important that we have someone dedicated to overseeing the day to day operations of the business. Bernie knows our business, community and people exceptionally well,” stated Managing Principal John Satre.
Bernie has been with the firm since 1981 and is a principal in the firm. Further, in addition to her background as a CPA, Bernie regularly consults with the firm’s business clients on matters of operations and HR. Bernie will continue to lead the HR consulting services and assist with tax consulting services for clients in her role as COO and Director of HR for the firm.
“I am excited about my new role at Bauman Associates as we celebrate our 70th anniversary of service to our community and look forward to the exciting years ahead, working with our exceptional Bauman team and clients,” commented Bernie Hull. “I am truly grateful for this opportunity.”
Bernie has served in multiple roles in the firm as a CPA in the accounting, auditing and tax areas. She served as the firm’s first firm administrator from 1988 to 2003, obtaining her certification as an HR professional during that period. These experiences helped her to become uniquely qualified to assist clients with tax consulting, business administration, and HR management and consulting matters, becoming a principal in 2010.
Bauman Associates has a rich history of service in the community. It has grown over the years and has become one of the premier accounting and consulting firms in the Chippewa Valley and Hudson, WI marketplaces.