Ketel Thorstenson, LLP announces the promotion of Carrie Christensen, CPA to Senior Manager in the Tax Department.

Carrie Christensen, CPA, joined Ketel Thorstenson in 2013 in the Tax Department in the Rapid City office.  She holds a Master of Business Administration and Management degree from the University of Phoenix and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from the University of Maryland University College.  She provides tax planning, consulting, and preparation services to individuals and businesses.  Her specializations include real estate professionals, rental partnerships, medical professionals, and the hospitality industry.  She is an expert in assisting clients with IRS issues and leads the IRS response team at Ketel Thorstenson.  Christensen is a member of the South Dakota CPA Society (SDCPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).  She is a SD CEO Women in Leadership 2019 graduate and a board member of the American Red Cross.  As Senior Manager, her responsibilities include management duties, strategic planning, ensuring a positive client experience, seeking training and education opportunities for staff and clients, and mentoring staff.