Albers School of Business and Economics
Accounting Mentor Program

Accounting Mentors

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

Kim Yee

Company Description

Founded in Chicago in 1924, Grant Thornton LLP (Grant Thornton) is the U.S. member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, one of the world's leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms.  The firm operates 54 offices across the United States with more than 500 partners and 6,000 employees.

Grant Thornton serves a broad range of clients, including publicly and privately held companies, governmental agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations.  Core industry focuses include consumer and industrial products; financial services; not-for-profit; private equity and technology.  The firm focuses on serving dynamic organizations that pursue growth holistically - whether through revenue improvement, leadership, mission fulfillment or innovation.

Job Description

As a Business Advisory Services Associate, I work on engagements that handle Consulting, Business Process Controls, Service Organization Controls (SOC), Sarbanes Oxley Compliance, et cetera.  These engagements have been primarily in the Financial Services, Manufacturing, and IT industries. However, I have had some experiences in the shipping and healthcare industries.

Employment History

October 2012 - present.


Seattle University, Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, majors in Accounting and International Business

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?

I prefer to meet on or around the Seattle University campus as well as Downtown Seattle. Lunchtime is preferred, but evenings can be planned as well.