Jennifer Baker , CPA

Tax Professional / Senior Manager

Jennifer is a Tax Professional and Senior Manager for Avior Tax & Accounting.

Jennifer embarked on her professional journey in 1996 in Kansas City, Missouri commencing her career with a medium-sized CPA firm. This experience laid the foundation for her stellar career in finance and accounting. In 1999, she took a bold step by establishing her own CPA firm, showcasing her entrepreneurial spirit and acumen in the field. 

With a comprehensive knowledge of taxation spanning various industries and entities including Partnerships, S-Corporations, C-Corporations, Trust, and Estates, Jennifer made a significant impact in the financial realm. In 2008, she transitioned to the private sector, where she supervised a dedicated team and worked closely with company owners. Her role involved reconciling accounts, conducting in-depth financial statement analyses, and executing special projects related to tax planning and accounting software. For a decade, Jennifer contributed her expertise to the corporate world, accumulating a wealth of practical experience. 

In 2018, Jennifer returned to the public accounting domain, focusing her specialization on taxation. This phase of her career allowed her to delve even deeper into her passion for tax-related matters and offer specialized guidance to her clients. 

Jennifer’s educational background is equally impressive. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, emphasizing Accounting, from Columbia College. In 1997, she successfully completed the Uniform CPA examination, marking a pivotal milestone in her professional journey. Jennifer continues to expand her knowledge through ongoing professional education courses, staying at the forefront of her field. 

Outside her professional life, Jennifer is a loving mother to three daughters and a cherished grandmother to numerous grandchildren. Her passion for travel and adventure is shared with her family, creating lasting memories around the world. Jennifer also finds solace in music, contributing her voice to local community choirs. She is an ardent fan of the Kansas City Chiefs, and she enjoys outdoor activities like hiking and leisurely days spent reading by the beach.