Chartwell is pleased to expand the firm’s ownership team by adding eight new shareholders. The individuals are instrumental in supporting Chartwell's vision to be the most highly respected and sought-after financial advisory firm serving the middle market.

Kari Bedford

Kari oversees Chartwell’s day-to-day corporate accounting activities. She manages the firm’s accounting staff and provides information, primarily financial in nature, about company activities to assist management, partners, and other staff in making educated economic decisions about the company.

Professional Certification

Kari is designated as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Minnesota Society of Certified Public Accountants.

Professional Experience

Kari started her accounting career as an auditor at Grant Thornton LLP. After leaving public accounting, she went on to hold several accounting positions in various industries, including insurance, graphic/web design, and distribution. 

Authored Resources

Back to top