Area of Focus

Anna M. Hofmeister

Area of Focus

About Anna

Anna Hofmeister is a partner and a member of the finance and accounting outsourcing team for RSM US LLP, with over 20 years of experience serving the accounting, consulting, assurance, and tax needs of the nonprofit industry. She advises her clients when making decisions based on their financial results and industry events, developing sound financial reporting systems, implementing process improvements, and improving financial performance. She assists senior leadership and boards of directors with achieving GAAP compliance, aligning finance with strategic objectives, developing operational metrics and KPIs, and implementing risk management programs.


Anna has deep experience helping nonprofit boards of directors and CEOs understand financial results and adjust operations accordingly. She frequently speaks on topics related to nonprofit financial management and board governance at industry conferences and educational events. Past presentations include:

  • Reimagining the Finance Function in a Post-COVID-19 World, Association Trends Nonprofit Finance and Grants Summit, 2020 
  • Board Responsibilities—Checklist and Toolkit, NYN Media BoardCon, 2019 
  • Productively Manage a Virtual Work Environment, ASAE Annual Meeting, 2018 
  • Governance Practices and Fiduciary Responsibility, NYN Media BoardCon, 2018
  • Key Metrics for Successful Organizations, ASAE Online Conference for Small Staff Associations, 2017

Professional affiliations and designations

  • Certified public accountant, Virginia
  • Greater Washington Society of CPAs 
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants 
  • American Society of Association Executives 
  • Certified expert
  • Charities Aid Foundation of America, treasurer 
  • Charities Aid Foundation UK, audit risk and compliance committee


  • Bachelor of Science, accounting, George Mason University