CPA | Audit & Consulting
Neal A. Hansen is presently serving as an Audit Partner and as Vice-President of the audit department for Stayner Bates, PC, located in Salt Lake City, Utah. Neal has been with Stayner Bates since 2001 and previously worked at another CPA firm working mostly on public company audits. Neal has over 20 years of public accounting experience and has worked with clients in a wide range of industries. These industries, among others, include mortgage banking, construction, trucking, hotels, real estate, mergers & acquisitions, non-profits, golf course development, retirement & profit sharing plans, retail and manufacturing. Neal also has prior experience serving the role of chief financial officer, as well as accounting consulting services to various clients. Neal currently provides assurance services (audits, reviews, and compilations), consulting services, and some tax work.
Professional and Community Activities
Neal is a Certified Public Accountant, licensed in Utah, and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Utah Association of Public Accountants. Neal graduated from the University of Utah with both a Masters and Bachelor degree in accounting. He currently serves as Treasurer for a local non-profit company and has previously served as a Board member for a non-profit.
Neal was born in Seattle, Washington and loves the Seahawks (he is an original fan club member from 1976). Neal is married with two teenage kids (son & daughter) and currently lives in Draper, Utah. Neal loves to golf and will find any excuse to go golfing during the week, especially with his son. He also loves other sports including basketball and football, and enjoys the outdoors and mountains. Neal participates in “Hike Club” and likes going on different hikes throughout the summer.