Kelly Carranza joined Acumen in July 2023 as Vice President, Finance and Accounting, and Corporate Controller, after serving Acumen for over two years in an advisory role and assisting with Acumen’s initial public offering and ongoing public company reporting. Kelly brings more than 25 years of accounting, reporting and management experience to Acumen.
Prior to joining Acumen, Kelly was a Managing Director at WilliamsMarston where she assisted clients prepare for initial public offerings and SPAC transactions. Additionally, Kelly supported clients with SEC reporting, interpretation of U.S. GAAP and audit preparedness. Kelly has held VP/Controller and/or Director-level positions at several publicly-held companies in the pharmaceutical, IT services and financial services industries, as well as at a private equity-backed national consumer services business. Kelly began her career in the audit practice of KPMG after receiving her M.A. in Accounting from the University of Iowa and her B.A. in Economics from Knox College.