Emily BoehleAmina Vila
Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and Accounting at Grand Valley State University. I am currently studying for the CPA.
What is your area of specialty – how do you best help your clients?
My areas of focus are accounting system implementation, business process improvement, and financial statement management. I have a passion for helping others maximize efficiency and understanding the accounting workflow by using systems which enables reliably to users of financial statements and management reports.
What are your top 5 strengths? What is your favorite strength?
My favorite strength is empathy. I care about the feelings of my clients and those I work with. I am able to sympathize with others and what they are going through. I enjoy being a trusted, non-judgmental person for those around me. I care deeply about my clients and my co-workers.
How do you like to give back to the community?
I enjoy attending events that benefit local non-profits. I am also involved in the Grand Rapids chapter of Accounting & Finance Women’s’ Alliance.
What are your superpowers – something you’re good at that others should know about?
- Process Implementation – I love creating new, efficient accounting processes.
- Accounting Clean Up – Cleaning up messy accounting records is a favorite task of mine!
- Dog Trainer – My dog, Maggie, loves to learn new tricks. She is currently learning agility!
- Puzzle Wizz – A favorite pass time of mine is doing puzzles. 1,000-piece ones are my favorite!
Tell us about your life outside of work (family/pets/sports/activities/interests/hobbies)
You can find me at the dog park almost every night with Maggie, my 8lbs Maltipoo! In the summertime, there is a good chance I will be sailing or powerboating on the weekends. I enjoy trying new restaurants around Grand Rapids with friends. As I continue to study for the CPA exams, most of my free time is dedicated to that.
What is your favorite part of working at the firm?
I enjoy the ability I am given to explore opportunities I am passionate about.