Kelly O’Farrell, CPA, CVA
Kelly O’Farrell joined Conway, Deuth & Schmiesing, PLLP (CDS) in 2015 as a Manager. Prior to CDS, she worked in public accounting for fourteen years and commercial lending for three years. She graduated from Mount Marty College in Watertown, SD with a Bachelor of Science with a Major in accounting. Kelly received her CPA certification from the South Dakota Board of Accountancy in 2002 and her CVA certification in 2017. In 2019, Kelly was admitted as a Partner. Her focus areas are for profit, non-profit, and retirement plan auditing and consulting, business consulting, business valuations, and tax planning and preparation. Kelly specializes in the manufacturing, construction and petroleum industries. She is a member of our CDS IT Committee.


Kelly is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA) and the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA). She is a member of Empower: Women United of the United Way of West Central Minnesota,  a board member on the Rice Health Foundation and Treasurer of the Winged Foot Running Club. She is a 2009 graduate of the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Leadership Perspective Program and a 2015 graduate of the Leadership 20/40 Program. Kelly was the Chair of the Education Matters Committee for the May 2015 referendum vote. She was a previous Board member for The United Way of West Central Minnesota, Junior Achievement, and The Business and Professionals Women's (BPW) organization.

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