Tosha Anderson, CPA, MBA
As Founder & CEO of The Charity CFO, Tosha Anderson committed her career to working with nonprofits across the United States, with a focus on providing CFO services to even the smallest nonprofits. After realizing an industry need for specialized accounting services with limited financial resources and an increasing pressure to keep costs low, the nonprofit enthusiast has helped hundreds of nonprofits achieve best accounting practices.
Prior to this role, Tosha spent more than 15 years working alongside nonprofits in many capacities, including as an auditor, as a Chief Financial Officer (CFO), as a
prominent board member, as a dedicated volunteer, and as a knowledgeable consultant. With this experience, she has developed an experienced team, is extremely knowledgeable of the best practices and processes to make sure your accounting is exactly what you need for your organization and stakeholders.
Tosha holds a master’s in business administration from Webster University, and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Saint Louis University. Additionally, she is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Tim Hudson, CPA, MA
As the chief operating officer (COO) of The Charity CFO, Tim Hudson is responsible for guiding the business operations of the company. His experience and leadership have been focusing on developing and expanding the company’s team, which has tripled in size under his direction. Additionally, his focus as COO has been on technology-driven business solutions for nonprofits, providing outstanding client service, and serving as an outspoken advocate for nonprofit accounting within the industry.
Before assuming the position of chief operating officer at The Charity CFO in 2018, Tim was a member of the accounting team. Prior to joining The Charity CFO, Tim was an auditor with Ernst and Young, also based in St. Louis, MO. His deep knowledge of the nonprofit sector and accounting sphere within the St. Louis area enables the company to continue performing valuable work for important organizations in the local community and nationwide.
He has a bachelor’s degree in accounting and later received a master’s degree in accounting, both accolades from Truman State University. In addition, he was awarded the prestigious Elijah Watt Sells Award in April 2020, and is recognized as one of the 135 recipients – out of 75,000 – who obtained a cumulative average score above 95.50 across all four sections of the Uniform CPA Examination. The award was presented by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).
Our Team of Nonprofit Accountants
In addition to our firm leadership, your nonprofit will have access to a CPA, accounting manager, and accounting associate. You will have a consistent service team that understands your specific accounting, bookkeeping, and tax issues.
Your accounting associate will perform the day to day bookkeeping tasks, reconcile credit cards, reconcile bank accounts, and post transactions. Your accounting manager will help build an internal control and segregation of duties system by performing periodic reviews and assisting in the preparation of financial statements. Your accounting manager will also help you prepare for and successfully complete audits.
OUR TEAM BRINGS OVER 30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE SUPPORTING NONPROFITS WITH THEIR ACCOUNTINGS NEEDS. YOU CAN RELY ON US WITH YOUR BOOKS, SO YOU CAN GET TIME BACK TO FOCUS ON YOUR MISSION OF UPLIFTING YOUR COMMUNITY.
We Are Dedicated to the Nonprofit Community: Hear From Our Clients
Our clients are at the heart of our mission and why we exist as a boutique accounting firm for nonprofits. Every day, we get to work with extraordinary people who are doing good – protecting, feeding, sheltering, curing, and educating the millions in the U.S. We work with clients from all nonprofit sectors, no matter the staff or revenue size. Our clients include:
- Arts and cultural organizations
- Veterans and women’s issues
- Education institutions
- Faith-based organizations
- Animal rights organizations
- Children and family services organizations
- Membership organizations
Here are just a few of the reviews our clients have shared about their experiences working with our accounting professionals.
“Tosha Anderson is incredibly knowledgeable and truly understands the needs of a nonprofit. I recommend her and her team again and again to colleagues and friends looking for accounting assistance for their nonprofit.” – Michelle S.
“Tosha Anderson is a visionary. She has the capacity to understand the multifaceted needs of an arts organization and the CPA savvy to make those organizations thrive. She does all of this with a laugh and a smile. I love working with Tosha and her team at The Charity CFO and I recommend her to anyone in need of accounting services.” – Matthew K.
“Tosha is knowledgeable, wise, professional, and caring. I knew I wanted to work with her after one conversation because I could tell she cared more about our organization’s success than selling us services. I trust her and I like her. Give her a chance and I am confident that she will earn your confidence too” – Marcus F.