Laura Zach CPA

(608) 826-2187   
Madison

ON THE JOB

Laura is a Principal with SVA Certified Public Accountants, S.C. and a member of SVA's Healthcare, Dental, and Veterinary Services groups. Laura provides a variety of accounting, tax, and consulting services for her clients. Her passion is to help others achieve their goals and be successful. Using her business expertise, Laura advises her clients through all stages of business including exploration, start-up, growth, and beyond. 

She works with them to grow revenue, benchmark to industry standards, control overhead, and implement tax saving strategies. Clients appreciate her critical thinking, strategic planning, and problem-solving skills. Laura proactively works with individual and business clients to determine the tax consequences of potential transactions and keeps them informed of tax law changes and tax saving opportunities.

She has extensive experience in practice/business management of independent medical and dental groups. This includes oversight of accounting and finance functions, monitoring and analyzing billing company reports, and developing financial forecasts and analyses to assist stakeholders in their decision-making roles. She works closely with her clients in developing compensation structures, buy-ins/buy-outs, staffing models, and analyzing financial aspects of contracts. Laura adds value to client relationships by educating them and presenting information in useful, understandable ways.

Education

  • University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire - Bachelor of Business Administration (Magna Cum Laude)

Credentials

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Speaking Experience

  • Annual UW Business in Medicine Conference - Presenter
  • Savvy CyberSecurity

Professional Memberships/Affiliations/Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Medical Group Management Association (MGMA)
  • Radiology Business Managers Association (RBMA)
  • SVA Savvy Women and Madison 100+ Women Who Care
  • Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants (WICPA)

Personal

Laura is married and has two daughters. She and her husband are avid Badger fans and enjoy golf, live music, craft beer and wine festivals. Her interests include cooking, baking, gardening, and spending time with her family back home on the family farm.