Rachel Young

Rachel (Stern) Young CPA, CFE

Supervisor, Forensic Accounting

Rachel Young is licensed as a CPA in the State of Missouri and holds the CFE credential. She is also currently serving as the board president for the local St. Louis Chapter of the ACFE. Upon graduating from Truman State University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Rachel gained relevant experience within the insurance, legal, governmental, and non-profit industries, among others. Rachel also has a Master of Science in Forensic Accounting degree from Webster University.

Within the forensic accounting field, she has been involved in loss of business income and extra expense claims, lost profits cases, financial condition analyses, marital and contract dispute cases, fraud investigations, and employee misappropriation investigations. Rachel has assisted in the preparation of expert accounting evidence for use in mediation and trial. She has also provided expert witness testimony in deposition.

Additional complimentary experience includes internal audit and external financial statement audits, which included inventory valuations, vouching and tracing amounts within general ledger detail, bank reconciliations, internal control reviews, and compliance testing. Each of her roles has involved obtaining the necessary documentation to support conclusions. Her wealth of knowledge in these disciplines gives her a comprehensive and well-rounded perspective.