Kristin Clayton, CPA

Assurance Director

Kristin joined McGowen Hurst Clark Smith in June 2006. Kristin focuses on not-for-profit organizations and trade associations, as well as real estate and attest engagements under the Renewable Fuel Standard. She grew up in Iowa City, Iowa, and attended the University of Northern Iowa, where she received her bachelor’s degree in accounting. Currently, Kristin lives in West Des Moines with her husband and sons. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family, watching TV, traveling and taking naps. Kristin is the treasurer of West Des Moines Historical Society and is an active member of the Young Non-Profit Professionals Network, the Iowa Society of Association Executives, the Iowa Society of CPAs, and the American Institute of CPAs. She is also on the ISCPA Not-for-Profit Organizations Conference committee.