Lisa Hackard

Audit Partner, KPMG
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Lisa is an audit partner in KPMG’s Denver office, where she leads teams of multiple audit, tax and advisory professionals across the U.S. and globally, providing integrated and financial statement audit and business advisory services primarily to large public companies. Lisa served three years with KPMG’s Department of Professional Practice in New York City, assisting clients and engagement teams with complex accounting, reporting, and auditing matters. She is accredited as an SEC Reviewing Partner, responsible for the quality review of audits of SEC registrants and related SEC filings. 

Lisa is KPMG’s lead recruiting partner for Colorado State University, actively involved on campus, with training and mentoring. She is a vibrant contributor to KPMG’s Network of Women, Women’s Leadership Summit and various internal and external leadership initiatives to support the development and advancement of women at all levels of their careers. 

As a member of KPMG’s national diversity advisory board, Lisa promotes awareness of mental health matters through local and national events, publications and workshops on topics including stress management, self-care, resiliency and happiness. Lisa serves as a mentor and resource for partners and employees throughout the firm and envisions a culture where the importance of mental and physical health are equally prominent and supported.

Lisa is a member of the board of directors of Junior Achievement – Rocky Mountain, the Global Leadership Council for the College of Business at Colorado State University, Mile High United Way Alexis de Tocqueville Society and Women United. She received her bachelor’s degree with concentrations in accounting and finance from Colorado State University and is a licensed, active Certified Public Accountant in Colorado, New York and New Jersey.