KROST’s Assurance & Advisory Senior Manager, Rebecca Hickle, CPA, has been nominated for the CalCPA Women to Watch: Emerging Leader award! This year, there are 47 nominees and three award categories, including Emerging Leader, Experienced Leader, and Trailblazer of the Year. The annual recognitions honor outstanding women making an impact in the profession and industry. The winners of each award will be announced at the Elevate: Women’s Leadership Forum 2024.

Rebecca Hickle exemplifies exceptional growth, leadership, and impact within the accounting profession. With eight years of public accounting experience, Rebecca’s journey from intern to Senior Manager of the Assurance and Advisory department at KROST underscores her remarkable trajectory. She has authored multiple articles, provided valuable insights, and contributed to the advancement of the industry. As a mentor, she invests time and effort into training new staff, fostering an environment that encourages development and collaboration. In addition to her contributions within her organization, Rebecca actively engages in public and community service, further amplifying her impact beyond the workplace.

The California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA) will be hosting the Elevate: Women’s Leadership Forum 2024 from May 1st to May 2nd. The two-day event will take place at the Balboa Bay Club in Newport Beach, where there will be complimentary headshots, exhibitor booths, keynotes, networking, and numerous speaking sessions.

At KROST, our Assurance & Advisory team works with complex concepts and translates them to help clients make better business decisions. Our focus has always been to provide our clients with a value-added experience through our collaborative partnership and proactive communication. We provide assurance that our clients’ numbers are reasonable and advise the right course of action when those numbers aren’t painting the best picture of their business. Contact us today if you would like assistance or have any questions regarding our Assurance & Advisory services.

CalCPA is the largest state CPA society in the nation, representing and supporting certified public accountants and related professionals in California. CalCPA proactively drives evolution within the accounting profession through promoting business growth and integrity, protecting public interests, and positively impacting community – delivering a better future for all.

KROST demonstrates a longstanding commitment to professional excellence and community engagement through its involvement with CalCPA. With 100% firm commitment, KROST actively participates in CalCPA events, committees, and initiatives. Our licensed accountants continuously advance their accounting expertise, stay informed, and maintain their licenses through continued education programs, webinars, and learning platforms. Additionally, they contribute to the advancement of the accounting profession.

For more information about the event, please check out CalCPA’s Elevate: Women’s Leadership Forum 2024.


About the Nominee

Rebecca Hickle Rebecca Hickle, CPA, Senior Manager
Assurance and Advisory
Rebecca Hickle is an Assurance and Advisory Senior Manager at KROST. Rebecca has been with the A&A department for over five years. She is passionate about using her skills to elevate what is possible for her clients so that together, they can create opportunities that have the greatest impact. With her passion for helping clients succeed, Rebecca has developed expertise in many areas, including sustainable brands, inclusive companies, digital marketing, technology, and more. » Full Bio