Kathy Leidheiser

Senior Director, Quality Control


Kathy is a Senior Director at Centri Business Consulting. She has over 35 years of extensive financial accounting experience. Throughout her career, she developed proficiency in financial reporting and disclosure, including consolidation and financial statement preparation and analysis. She has extensive industry experience with leading finance organizations through transition and change, including mergers, system conversions and significant business initiatives. In her role with the firm, Kathy works closely with the firms’ Chief Quality Officer on various risk management and related matters included within the firm’s system of quality control.

Prior to her time with Centri, Kathy spent 10 years at Ernst & Young, most recently as Managing Director in their Financial Accounting Advisory Services (FAAS) practice in the Northeast Region.  In addition, she spent 25 years at Verizon Communications in a variety of finance positions including Controllership and Chief Audit Executive roles.

Kathy received a BS-BA with a concentration in Accounting from West Chester University and a M.B.A. from Villanova University. She is a Certified Public Accountant registered in PA and a member of the AICPA.