Cummings, Keegan & Co., P.L.L.P. Names New Partner

St. Louis Park, MN:
Melissa Carlson, CPA has been promoted to Partner at Cummings, Keegan & Co., P.L.L.P. (CK&Co.). Melissa joined the firm in 1998 after graduating from Bemidji State University. She advises closely-held businesses, non-profits, and individuals in various areas as tax planning, strategic consulting, audit and review of financial statements. Melissa is a certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor and co-manager of the firm’s Accounting Services team.

“We hired Melissa as a college graduate. Throughout her career at CK&Co., Melissa has continually developed the intangible traits and leadership skills required for advancement. Her contributions will enhance the firm’s strategic initiatives related to client relations, employee engagement, and innovative growth strategies. We are excited to name Melissa as a Partner.” – Kathy Klang, CPA/ABV (Managing Partner).

Melissa serves on the board of directors for the Majestic Oaks/DKM Community Foundation and the Brooklyn Park Athletic Association. Residing in Champlin, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys.

About CK&Co.: Cummings, Keegan & Co., P.L.L.P., is a Minnesota-based CPA firm with offices in St. Louis Park and Apple Valley. Founded in 1956, CK&Co. provides a complete range of tax, audit, accounting and business management needs for privately-held businesses, not-for-profit clients, and individuals. The firm serves as strategic planners, consultants, and business advisors to assist the client’s growth and success. For more information, visit or contact Kathy Klang, Managing Partner, at 952.345.2500.