Hillary delivers auditing, accounting, and advisory services to a diverse group of clients in industries like manufacturing and distribution, technology, and real estate. She is known for her more specific work with employee benefit plans. Hillary focuses on the planning, organizing, and reviewing of audits to achieve maximum efficiency and risk coverage. She adds value to the work she does for her clients by assisting with improving controls and operational efficiencies.
Years of Experience
Mercer University, Bachelor’s
Kennesaw State University, Master’s
Professional & Civic Leadership
Board of Directors & Finance Committee for Synchronicity Theater
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP)
INSIGHTS FROM Hillary Collier
It Figures Podcast: S4:E18 – Out with TDRs and in with...
It Figures Podcast: S4:E9 – FDICIA Transition for Community Banks
The Global Internal Audit Standards Are Coming; Is Your Organization Ready?
Financial Institutions Year-End Accounting & Auditing Update
Cryptocurrency Fundamentals for Financial Institutions
Hillary Collier AROUND TOWN
Georgia Bankers Association President/CEO, Bank Counsel and Bank Accountant Conference
CRI Partners Doug Mims and Hillary Collier presented and facilitated a discussion of current accounting, auditing and regulatory topics as for of the Accountants Conference session on September 26, 2022. Such topics will include: Current Expected Credit Losses (CECL); changes to loan modification accounting; recent proposed regulatory guidance on Commercial Real Estate loan work outs; accounting for debt securities pre and post CECL implementation; and FDICIA transition.
Georgia Society of CPAs 2022 Financial Institutions Conference
CRI Partners Doug Mims and Hillary Collier presented at an Accounting, Auditing (A&A) and Tax Update on October 20, 2022, that provided a high level overview of the most timely relevant accounting and auditing standards impacting community financial institutions, as well as recent tax developments. In addition, the presenters provided an update from the 2022 AICPA Conference on Banks and Savings Institutions being held in September 2022.