Gloria Christiansen, CPA
CO-CREATE | CO-DEVELOP | DELIVER
A Houston-based firm of CPAs and professional advisors co-developing solutions with our clients at every stage of the business life cycle.
Gloria has extensive experience in professional services with an emphasis in external audits of financial statements in various industries for both publicly and privately held companies. She offers audit and financial reporting services to clients with worldwide ventures, including U.S. and foreign-owned companies with multiple affiliates and locations.
Her experience consists of preparing GAAP financial statements, including extensive note disclosure research and preparation, identifying audit risks, developing audit strategies, as well as performing internal control and substantive testing.
Gloria also has experience in SEC reporting, including on Forms 10K and 10Q. In addition, she has extensive experience in employee benefit plan audits, including 401(k) and Pension plans.
- Employee Benefit Plans
- Energy and Oilfield Services
- Professional Services
CPA, Certified Public Accountant
Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C., Houston, TX
Manager, 2019 – Present
Senior Associate, 2016 – 2019
Experienced Associate, 2015 – 2016
Associate, 2014 – 2015
University of Houston, Houston, TX
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accountancy
Master of Science, Accountancy
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants
- "Why Young Professionals Chase Job Titles" - Houston Business Journal, March 2019
- "The Impact of Mergers and Acquisitions on Young Professionals" - Leading Edge Digital Magazine, Winter 2019
- "Self-Care Tips to Manage Stress" - Leading Edge Digital Magazine, Fall 2018
What do you like best about helping clients?
I like that our help benefits their business in more than one way. We may help them with the proper accounting for certain things, but oftentimes, it also impacts their business and employees in several beneficial ways.
What energizes you about working at PKF Texas?
The PKF Texas culture and team. There are great people here who make work enjoyable.
Where are you from?
San Diego, California, but I'm a Texan at heart.
What's your favorite sport to follow?
Baseball. My favorite teams are the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees.
What kind of music do you like?
I like various different genres, but my all-time favorite is Classic Rock.
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