As the Practice Administrator and the consulting team leader, Stephanie Csepke brings years of experience in account management and auditing to the firm. What attracted her to ThayerONeal was the opportunity to work with clients in multiple industries, which she believes enables her to expand her knowledge and become a well-rounded accountant. Stephanie admires the partners, their open door policy, and how much they care about their employees and their families.
CLIENT SERVICE PHILOSOPHY
“I love meeting new people and having face-to-face interactions with my clients. I enjoy knowing that I can help them by providing my expertise.”
Stephanie earned her Bachelor of Business Administration degree (BBA) in Accounting in 2003 and Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Accounting degree (MBA) from Sam Houston State University in 2004.
While at SHSU, she was a member of Beta Alpha Psi, an honor society for financial information students and professionals and served as the Treasurer of Phi Chi Theta, a national co-educational professional fraternity in business and economics.
Certifications & Memberships
Stephanie has multiple certifications in the industry including:
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
- Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor for both desktop and online; an industry-specific
- Software accounting system tailored to small businesses.
- Certified Xero Advisor
She is also a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).
Hobbies & Interests
Stephanie enjoys spending time with her husband and young daughter. She enjoys water sports and spend most of their weekends in the summer on their family boat wakeboarding and surfing. She started running in 2005 and since has completed ten half marathons in Houston, Katy and Sugar Land. She runs 20+ miles every week during training season.
Stephanie is a Houston native and resident of Cypress, Texas. She admits that she is a loyal St. Louis Cardinals fan and loves watching them play with friends and family. Go Cardinals!