Richard (Rick) Conway, CPA
Richard Conway is one of the founding partners of Conway, Deuth & Schmiesing, PLLP (CDS) with over forty-five years of experience in public accounting. After Rick's retirement from the CDS partnership in 2019, he continues to remain a trusted advisor to our clients. We are excited to have his expertise and knowledge with our firm in the years to come. He is a graduate of St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud, MN. Rick received his CPA certification in 1985. Rick specializes in working with business owners, management personnel and individuals on financial, tax, and managerial issues within a rapidly changing business environment. His experience in financial and managerial areas helps him to provide input on the establishment and implementation of short-term and long-term goals for his clients.


Rick is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants (MNCPA). He is currently serving as trustee of his church and serves on the Administrative Council. Rick was a past member of the  Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and a past Board Member for Kandiyohi County’s CEO Program. He has served on the Board of Directors for various organizations, including the Rice Hospital Board and Willmar Municipal Utilities Board. Rick is a past president of the Rotary Club.

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