Albers School of Business and Economics
Accounting Mentor Program

Access the Mentor List in Excel to sort mentors by industry or company 
(updated every Friday until the Mentor Fair).

Cole Hunter

Company Description

Grant Thornton is collaborative, entrepreneurial and on the move.  As part of a dynamic global organization of 30,000 people serving clients in more than 100 countries, we have the agility and focus it takes to be a leader.  Vault.com, the leading career resource for employer ratings and rankings, has ranked Grant Thornton LLP third on its Vault Accounting 50, an annual ranking of the best accounting employers to work for in North America.  Our firm earned No. 1 accolades in at least one quality of life category while also ranking among the top 10 in many others.  In addition, the Vault ranking highlights the firm's exceptional ranking in the areas of promotion policies and internal mobility, given the firm's excellent career development opportunities for its staff.

Job Description

Audit professionals play a vital role in the economy by providing companies, investors and regulators with confidence about the validity of financial statements, business-critical information or processes.  But assurance skills are not limited to audit or to finance.  Audit professionals also help clients make informed decisions about environmental policies, governance and management systems and fraud investigation.

Education

BA in Business Administration, Major in Accounting, Seattle University

Masters of Science in Accountancy, Boise State University

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

Coffee or Lunches in Downtown Seattle