Carol L. Hecht, CPA

Principal

Carol began working with Vrakas in 1992. As a principal, her leadership abilities and professional experience are assets to the firm. Specializing in financial planning, Carol provides integrated tax and investment advisory services to her clients. She primarily works with individuals and corporations to minimize tax liability and maximize wealth. Carol focuses on finding and implementing innovative solutions which are compliant with applicable tax regulations.

Prior to joining Vrakas, Carol worked for eight years in the private sector where she served as a controller for a medium-sized multi-state service corporation. As a result of her experience, she has enhanced skills in financial analysis and tax planning and preparation for businesses. Carol is also an expert in the areas of individual retirement and income distribution planning, portfolio management, and investment advisory, which enables her to create optimal financial plans for individual clients.

Having worked inside a business and as a consultant, Carol has developed a keen ability to recognize and understand her clients’ needs. Her commitment and determination to be successful in everything she does has guided her throughout her career. Carol also attributes her success to maintaining a healthy balance between her personal and work life.

Born and raised in Milwaukee, Carol currently resides in Waukesha. She enjoys gardening, golfing, biking and exercising in her spare time.