Kristine A. Schaeffer's Professional Profile

Kris is a principal in the Anders Tax Services Group, working with families and business owners on individual and corporate tax planning, financial forecasts and charitable and family inter-vivos wealth transfers. She also works closely with our Technology Solutions group to ensure the firm and our clients have the latest software applications for researching, preparing and planning taxes. Before she joined the Anders team, Kris worked with international firm Deloitte & Touche.

Firm Info

  • Joined in 1989
  • Named principal in 2008


  • Tax Planning and Consulting
  • Family Business
  • Real Estate
  • Tax Software Applications
  • Professional Services
  • Manufacturing

Education & Certification

  • B.S., Accountancy, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • A.S., Engineering, Kaskaskia College, Centralia, Illinois
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Missouri
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Illinois
  • Elijah Watt Sells Award, May 1984 Exam

Professional Organizations

  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA)
  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS)
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Community Leadership

  • Wesclin Community Unit School District 3
    • Past School Board Member


  • Masters of Law Program Class
    • Washington University Law School, 2014