Noelle Forness is a Senior Manager who has been with VBO since 2013. Prior to joining VBO, Noelle served as an Audit Manager with Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP. She supervised and conducted financial statement audits and reviews of companies in a variety of industries. She also planned year-end and interim engagements, including coordination with audit engagement members and client personnel. Prior to that, Noelle was an Audit Senior Associate with KPMG, where she served as senior associate on SEC issuer and was responsible for execution of quarterly reviews, preparation and documentation of Sarbanes-Oxley 404 internal control test work and substantive audit test work for a variety of client processes, supervision and evaluation of engagement staff, coordination with SEC concurring review partner and review of SEC filings including 10-K and 10-Q.
Noelle earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration from the State University of New York at Oswego in Oswego, New York.
Outside the office, Noelle enjoys playing with her sons and dog and going to the beach.