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424 N. Riverfront Dr., Suite 310
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: (507) 625-2526
Fax: (507) 388-9977

Cathy L. Laird, CPP

Cathy L. Laird, CPP


Cathy has been with the firm since 1989 and works in the areas of accounting, corporate taxation and payroll processing. Cathy achieved the status of Certified Payroll Professional in 2004. Her years of experience and attention to detail allow her to provide knowledgeable and personal service while assisting clients with all facets of payroll operations, including taxation, payroll systems, accounting, management and human resources.

Cathy and her husband Steve live just south of Mankato. They have two children and three grandchildren. Outside of the office Cathy enjoys spending time with family and friends at the family lake cabin on Lake Washington, and annual trips to the Duluth, MN area. She also enjoys following family members’ sports activities, such as bowling and softball, which she was once active in herself.

As a member of the American Payroll Association, Cathy is at the forefront of payroll education and training and stays current with the latest laws and regulations that affect the industry and our clients, and ensures compliance at both the federal and state level.