The CPA Consultants’ Alliance (CPACA) is a working group of thought leaders united in their efforts to further leadership within the CPA profession. Through collaboration, we offer deliverables and solutions CPA firms can use to advance leadership in their firm.

Making a difference is a cornerstone of our work together and we believe that effective leadership is foundational to the long-term success of the profession. Register for future information from us here.


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Sandra Wiley

Boomer Consulting, Inc.

Sandra Wiley, President of Boomer Consulting, Inc., has been lauded for her industry expertise in human resources and training. She is often called the “go-to person” for solutions to the profession’s staffing crisis, citing her wise advice on hiring – and keeping – employees for the rest of their careers.

Sandra developed the P3 Leadership Academy and hosts regional training sessions throughout the country. She is also a founding member of The CPA Consultant’s Alliance and a certified KolbeTM trainer, advising firms on building balanced teams, managing employee conflict and hiring staff.


Post COVID-19 Remote Security with Roman Kepczyk
Did the rush to get everyone working from home inadvertently expose your practice to hackers? This podcast discusses a slew of remote security recommendations that all firm personnel should be aware of.
Getting Results and Staying Sane While Working Remote with Jeff Phillips

Remote work is suddenly a major part of the CPA profession.  Learn why it’s important to embrace remote work best practices to help your CPA firm thrive.
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The Importance of CPAs as Business Advisors: Present and Future with Carrie Steffen
As the pandemic has changed every aspect of business, CPAs have been thrust to the frontlines of economic recovery.  This episode of “Big Ideas!” explores the important characteristics of being a business advisor, how CPAs can advise their clients now, and why the business advisor role is critical both clients’ and the profession’s future.
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Creating a Positive Customer Experience with Bonnie Buol Ruszczyk
Remote work is suddenly a major part of the CPA profession.  Learn why it’s important to embrace remote work best practices to help your CPA firm thrive.
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Our Blog

Pull Your Projects out of the Black Hole

By Renee Moelders | January 26, 2021

“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over…” ~ Steve Maraboli Do you ever feel like your projects have fallen into a black hole? You might be delegating them to a particular person, or putting a return “in the drawer”, or empowering a team…

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Normalizing Remote Work

By Sandra Wiley | January 13, 2021

It seems hard to believe right now, but just a few months ago, people were arguing that remote work couldn’t be efficient or effective in an accounting firm. Recent events put that theory to the test, and many of those naysayers have changed their tune. Still, it’s essential to consider that even as states and…

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How can struggle make you a better leader?

By Sarah Elliott | December 30, 2020

Leaders struggle, too. By now, many of us have settled into a “new pandemic normal,” which basically means trying to move forward with our day-to-day responsibilities with zero clarity about what the future holds. Things are not getting easier, are they? Let’s take a step back for a moment and acknowledge the situation we are in.…

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