SAINT JOSEPH, MO--(Marketwire - March 8, 2011) - Allison Conrad was recently hired as a staff auditor at Cochran Head Vick & Co., a local certified public accounting firm. Conrad is a first year auditor and will be primarily assisting in audits of governmental entities (

Dave Cochran, CPA, said, "Allison is a great addition to our team, and we are thrilled to be working with her."

Conrad is from Chillicothe, Mo. and graduated with a Masters of Accountancy in May 2010 from University of Missouri-Columbia. She has completed and passed all parts of the CPA exam and is acquiring the required one year of public accounting experience which will enable her to apply for her permit to practice. 

Cochran Head Vick & Co. is a certified public accounting firm, which conducts audit and accounting services, governmental accounting services, tax return preparation and tax planning services, payroll services and business valuation services in Kansas and Missouri. The firm was founded more than 35 years ago and has offices in St. Joseph, Mo. Merriam, Kan., Kansas City, Mo. and Kansas City, Kan.

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Valerie Jennings