Jill M. Koester
Jill M. Koester was raised in Morganfield, Kentucky. She graduated from Union County High School in 1996 as Valedictorian of her class. In 2000, Jill earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Southern Indiana and was chosen to receive the USI President’s Medal at graduation. Jill continued her studies at USI and completed a Master of Science in Accountancy in 2002. Jill was a high grade award winner when she passed the CPA exam in November 2002.
Jill began her career with Kemper CPA Group in the Evansville office in September 2000. Over the next seven years, Jill was exposed to and managed a variety of clients including tax, estate, trust, payroll, and bookkeeping engagements. After a three-year period away from the firm, Jill returned to Kemper in 2010 to work in the Employee Benefits Department and help clients with the implementation and administration of company retirement plans. Jill transferred to the Administrative Services Department of the firm in May 2016, and she looks forward to developing an expertise in matters of firm administration and human resources.
Jill and her husband Brian have two children. Jill enjoys attending her children’s activities, camping, and traveling.
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- Indiana CPA Society
- Society for Human Resource Management
- CPA Firm Management Association