Katja schaper

Katja Schaper

Katja is an audit manager with the firm with over twelve years of experience in the accounting and auditing profession.

Born in Germany, Katja came to the US to pursue an education in the equestrian industry. Upon obtaining her Associates of Applied Science in Equine Science, and relying upon her basic accounting education obtained in Germany, she accepted a full time academic scholarship from Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona, where she obtained her Bachelors in Business Administration in Accounting.

Prior to joining Lucas Horsfall, Katja worked as a senior staff accountant at a local CPA firm and provided audit, compilation, accounting, and consulting services to small and middle market clientele. Katja has also held a senior auditor position for Grant Thornton, LLP where she led audit and Sarbanes-Oxley engagements for a variety of clients in various industries, including not-for-profit entities.

Professional Qualifications

  • Certified Public Accountant, California

Professional Associations and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • California Society of Certified Public Accountants

Civic and Business Associations

  • TBD