Kansas City, Mo. – MarksNelson LLC accounting and consulting firm adds an experienced Kansas City financial professional to its ranks.


Alana Neale, CPA joins the Assurance and Business Advisory Department as a Consulting Manager bringing new expertise in financial management, financial and regulatory reporting, mortgage portfolios and collections management.


Previously, Neale served as the Vice President/Chief Financial Officer for two subsidiaries of H&R Block, including H&R Block Bank, a non-traditional federal savings bank. She oversaw the financial management for one of the largest pre-paid debit card programs in the industry with over $10 billion loaded annually servicing some 2 million clients. Prior to H&R Block, Neale was the Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer for Mid-Missouri Bancshares where she successfully led the merger of three affiliated holding companies.


At MarksNelson, she will work closely with the firm’s Enterprise Resource Solutions team which provides Finance, Accounting, and Enterprise Risk Management consulting services.