Kandy Gardner, CPA

Title: Partner

Gardner, Kandy, Dec 2014

Kandy Gardner has almost 20 years of experience in public accounting and is a Partner in the Solutions Services group at Anglin Reichmann Armstrong PC. Her industry focus is government contracting. She provides strategic, proactive government contractor accounting and consulting services, including accounting system set-up and support, pricing and proposal support, DCAA audit support, Deltek GCS , Deltek Cost Point and eFAACT support. Kandy is a Lead eFAACT Training Seminar Instructor. She is often a seminar instructor and speaks on a wide variety of topics relating to government contracting.

She is a member of the Women’s Economic Development Council, serving as the Treasurer. Kandy is also a member of the National Defense Industrial Association, Women in Defense, Women’s Business Center of North Alabama, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Education:

  • University of Alabama in Huntsville, Certificate in Accounting; 1998
  • Faulkner University, BS, Business Administration; 1989
  • Athens College, BS, Social Science/Pre Law; 1974

Certifications & Designations:

  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Alabama, 1998
  • Certified Public Accountant, State of Hawaii, 2016
  • Lead eFAACT Advisor

Work Experience:

  • Public Accounting since 1995
  • Year joined Anglin: 2008
  • Gardner & Associates, LLC; 1995-2007
  • EER Systems Inc., Business Manager; 1987-1995
  • U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Accountant; 1982-1987

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Accounting System Set Up & Support
  • CFO Services
  • Contract Management Consulting
  • Deltek - Cost Point
  • Deltek - GCS
  • eFAACT - Government Contractor Accounting
  • Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Consulting
  • Government Contractor Accounting Services
  • Government Contractor DCAA Audit Support
  • Government Contractor Pricing & Proposal Support
  • Incurred Cost Submission Preparation
  • Indirect Rate Analysis
  • Outsourced Accounting

Professional Organizations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Alabama Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • High Peformance Firms program, Upstream Academy, 2012 & 2013

Business Affiliations:

  • Lead eFAACT Training Seminar Instructor
  • The Catalyst
  • Women's Economic Development Council

Civic Activities:

  • Village of Promise, Board Member
  • Intentional Faith, Board of Directors