(866) 900-4236Call Pay Online Resources
Client Center
Remote Support

Krista McLaren

Call office:
(618) 395-2105
Contact Krista:
Send a Message


Krista A. McLaren, CPA, was born and raised in Richland County, Illinois. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 2004 and a Master of Accounting Science in 2005.

After graduation, Krista passed the CPA exam in 2005 and began her career at Ernst & Young in Indianapolis. She was part of the Assurance Services practice at Ernst & Young for seven years and served as a manager. Krista joined Kemper CPA Group in 2012 as a manager in our Robinson, Illinois office. In 2018, she relocated to our office in Olney, Illinois, where she serves as Partner of the office.

Krista has a broad experience in taxation with all types of entities at various levels of complexity, including individuals, corporations, partnerships, and trusts. While at Kemper CPA Group, Krista has also had a focus on audits and reviews of local governmental entities, including single audits, non-profits, construction contractors, retailers, and banks.

Professional Associations

  • CPA Certification, Illinois and Indiana
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • EY Alumni Network

Community Affiliations

  • Olney & Richland County Chamber of Commerce
  • Education Resources Foundation for Academic Excellence – Board Member

Send a Message to Krista McLaren