Ms. Kim M. Luke is a Senior Consultant and the Chief Financial Officer at Iknow. She has more than 20 years of experience in working with both large publicly held companies as well as small-to-medium, privately held, and family-owned businesses.
Ms. Luke is a Certified Public Accountant and brings a hands-on and advisory approach to the finances, accounting, tax planning, and business strategies of her clients. Her experience encompasses all facets of accounting, tax and business planning and analysis, banking, legal, insurance, regulatory compliance, external audit, human resources, and information technology. Ms. Luke has also worked with the identification and implementation of new ERP systems with various clients that involved in-depth analysis of all business processes and recommendations and plans for improved workflows resulting in greater effectiveness and efficiency.
Prior to joining Iknow, Ms. Luke was Vice President of Finance at NeoStrata Company, Inc., in Princeton, New Jersey, where she was responsible for finance, accounting, human resources, and information technology to support the company in its development and distribution of patented therapeutic dermatological products worldwide.
Before that, Ms. Luke effectively managed teams and directed the activities of various departments in both private and public companies. In each role, she has focused on the establishment of clear objectives, development of sound procedures, process improvement, and internal controls—all toward the goal of meeting organizational objectives.
Ms. Luke’s clients include Albemarle Corp., AT&T, Sonoco Engraph, NeoStrata Company, Prudential Insurance Company of America, Rockwood Specialties Group, the State of Delaware, and Strides Pharmaceuticals.
Ms. Luke earned a bachelor of science degree in accounting and a master of business administration degree from Rider University in Lawrenceville, New Jersey.
Ms. Luke holds an active CPA license in New Jersey.
Ms. Luke is a member of the:
- American Institute of Public Accountants (AICPA)
- Financial Executive Networking Group (FENG)
- National Association of Tax Professionals (NATP)
- New Jersey Society of Public Accountants (NJSCPA)
Kim enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.