With more than 15 years of experience in professional services, Maryanne Adams leads the firm’s marketing efforts, manages its operational teams, and directs its organizational development initiatives.
On the operations side, she oversees the firm’s IT, human resources, finance, and administrative teams. She provides recommendations to the shareholders on the overall operations of the firm in response to the evolving nature of the industry and the business. In this role, she has led the implementation of new systems for the firm, including a billing system, workflow program, and performance management software. As a certified Team Clock consultant with the Team Clock Institute, Maryanne led an initiative including conducting employee assessments and developing and implementing a strategic organizational development plan responding to the assessment results as it relates to firm’s culture and leadership efforts.
Her marketing work encompasses content marketing, website strategy, client survey programs, and marketing training. Maryanne directs the ongoing marketing strategies and executes on initiatives that align with providing superior client service while helping grow the firm’s business.
Maryanne earned her Bachelor’s degree in public relations from Marquette University with a specialty in political science, having spent a year of college interning on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. She attended Marquette on a full scholarship through the WGA Evans Scholars Foundation, thanks to her golf caddying at White Eagle Golf Club in Naperville.
Maryanne is an active member of the CPAFMA organization. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, watching Chicago sports, and walking her two dogs.