Jessica Scott, CPA
As Senior Accountant, Jessica is responsible for the oversight of all checkoff and non-checkoff disbursement processes. She works closely with ISA vendors to ensure the accuracy of program expenditures and their adherence to compliance standards established by the United Soybean Board and USDA. Jessica also maintains ISA’s contractual procedures/encumbrances and reports on the financial status of each program throughout the year.
Prior to ISA, Scott worked for Country Financial as an audit intern, where she performed financial and operational internal audits on behalf of external auditor, Ernst & Young. Scott also worked for a CPA firm in Bloomington while attending Illinois State University, where she graduated with her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in professional accountancy in 2017. Jessica is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and Illinois CPA Society.
In her free time, Jessica enjoys traveling with her husband, Colton, gardening and spoiling her cat. On any given summer afternoon, you’ll hear the Chicago Cubs game playing from her office.