Karen E. Gaertner's Professional Profile

Karen works directly with many Anders clients, bringing tremendous technical and accounting expertise. She takes great pride in sharing her expertise in accounting, tax and technology with both clients and co-workers. Her expertise includes helping small business owners set up and use QuickBooks® in a variety of industries including corporations, labor unions and not-for-profit organizations.

Firm Info

  • Joined in 1987
  • Named senior manager in 2012


  • Tax Planning and Compliance
  • Accounting
  • Information Technology
  • QuickBooks®
  • Peachtree
  • Small Business Accounting
  • Health care
  • Insurance
  • Heating & Cooling
  • Investment Partnerships

Education & Certification

  • B.S., Business Administration, University of Missouri–St. Louis
  • QuickBooks® ProAdvisor

Community Leadership

  • Order of the Eastern Star, Missouri Chapter
    • Finance Committee Chairman
  • Order of the Eastern Star, Home Chapter #313
    • Secretary
  • Epsilon Sigma Alpha
    • Member
  • St. John United Church of Christ
    • Treasurer and Financial Secretary