Jeanette Bax-Kurtz – Treasurer
Jeanette Bax-Kurtz, CPA
Jonesburg, MO and Shiloh, IL
Jeanette Bax-Kurtz is the Founder and Owner of Andern Consulting LLC. She works with tax-exempt organizations, government districts, and minority and family-owned businesses assisting them to navigate the changes and regulations to help their organizations build their legacies in this ever-changing world. She was the past partner and Director of Not-for-Profit and Regulatory Services for midsized national CPA firm, which she coordinated the firm’s delivery of audit, tax, and advisory services to tax-exempt and other organizations, including not-for-profit, real estate, and healthcare industries. Her considerable knowledge base has been the source of assistance for many directors, trustees, government agencies, owners and consultants in solving challenges facing a dynamic environment.
Jeanette is a graduate of University of Missouri, St. Louis with a B.S.B.A. concentration in Accounting and a Minor in Mathematics. She has more than 35 years of experience in public accounting. Jeanette is a Certified Public Accountant in the States of Missouri, Illinois, and Nebraska. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (“AICPA”) and Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants .
Her focus on not-for-profit organizations and highly regulated industries makes Jeanette a sought-after educator and speaker. She frequently teaches courses for the AICPA and is a guest lecturer at various universities, CPA firms and other organizations.
In addition to her professional affiliations, Jeanette serves as a Founder and/or board member for various tax-exempt organizations. She also devotes a considerable amount of time to providing services and volunteering for a variety of tax-exempt, government, small business and minority-owned organizations. Jeanette is a recipient of the AICPA 2019 Outstanding Facilitator Award, MOCPA Eastern Regions 2017 Outstanding Public Service Award, and 2011 Pujols Family Foundation Partner of the Year.