Employee Spotlight: Kristy Trupka
By Tom Cowan, Director of Operations with Nexus 5 Group
The Nexus 5 Group is pleased to welcome Kristy Trupka as its new Accounting Manager. Kristy is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with over seven years of experience.
After growing up in Manhattan, KS, she earned her undergraduate and graduate degrees in Accounting from Kansas State University. She spent six years in public accounting as an auditor at RubinBrown LLP. Her time there was spent in various industries with a specialty in working with construction clients.
Kristy has worked the last year as a Senior Contract Analyst on the international team at Burns & McDonnell Engineering Co. During her time there, she was responsible for all international contracts, financial reporting and business planning & analysis for her assigned clients.
Left: Havana, Cuba where Kristy and her husband got engaged! Right: K-State Big 12 Championship last year where they beat TCU
Kristy grew up in one of our favorite places, Manhattan, KS and is a Wildcat.
In her free time Kristy enjoys running, hiking, and finding any excuse to be outside. This time of year she spends her time watching K-State and Chiefs football with her husband, Brennan. She has a 95 pound German Shepherd named Havana and nine nieces and nephews who she enjoys spoiling at every opportunity.
Welcome to Nexus 5 Group Kristy!
Left: Mt Bierstadt - the first 14-er Kristy and Brenna have climbed
Middle: Havana - Their 95 pound German Shephard that they treat as their child
Right: Willamette Valley Oregon - More travel photos because that's what they love to do :)
"Kristy is a great addition to our team. She brings a new strategic mindset to our accounting department. Most importantly, she fits within our culture and we are exited to see what she can accomplish as she settles into her role." John Hinman – Managing Director
"Kristy has been an incredible addition to our team. Her responsiveness, ability to listen and quickly navigate and resolve internal accounting issues has been very welcome by the project teams. Her smile and willingness to jump in wherever needed are valuable assets that brighten and encourage the culture in the office." Josh McDonald – Senior Project Manager