Karen Atchley is a consultant at Atchley & Associates, LLP. Karen has spent over 30 years in accounting. She earned her B.B.A. in accounting from The University of Texas at Austin.
Prior to becoming a founding partner at Atchley & Associates, LLP in 1999, Karen was with the firms of McIntosh & Associates, David Kinard, P.C., Grant Thornton, and Faske Lay & Co, LLP, all in Austin, Texas.
Throughout Karen's professional career she has been an active member in the community and has served in many leadership positions with various organizations. Some of these organizations include Leadership Round Rock, the Rotary Club of Austin and the Austin Rotary Club Foundation. Additionally, Karen has served in board positions with Business Investing in Growth, the Mesa Forest Homeowner's Association, the Austin Chapter of the Women's Chamber of Commerce and the LGR Foundations. Currently, Karen serves as a treasurer on the board of directors for the Umlauf Sculpture Garden.
Currently, she is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), including the Austin Chapter.