Michelle Hanson, CPP, CHRS

Michelle Hanson, CPP, CHRS


Director of Payroll Services

Michelle Hanson joined Conway, Deuth & Schmiesing, PLLP (CDS) in 2007 as a Payroll Specialist. Prior to CDS, she worked in payroll and accounting for over eight years. Michelle attended Central Lakes College in Brainerd, MN studying Accounting. Michelle received her Certified Payroll Professional certification from the American Payroll Association in 2009. Michelle was promoted to Payroll Manager in 2010 and admitted as Partner in 2018. Michelle is our Director of Payroll Services. She received her Certified Healthcare Reform Specialist (CHRS) certification in 2013. Michelle specializes in assisting clients with the preparation of their payrolls, tax deposits, quarterly and year-end payroll reports, W-2 forms, CDS TimeKeeper, WorkforceHUB, and ACA Reporting.


Michelle is a member of the American Payroll Association (APA). Michelle serves as the Co-Chair for the Willmar Winged Foot Running Club. Michelle is a 2013 graduate from the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Leadership Perspectives program and a 2018 graduate of the Vision 2040 Leadership program.

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