Katie Feise, CPA, MBA
Director of Internal Audit
Katie has over 10 years of audit experience and 5 years of accounting experience prior to joining the Archdiocese in February 2018. Her background consists of internal audit at large corporations, as well as non-profit accounting and audit in private and public environments; most recently coming from Mueller Prost CPAs. In addition to coordinating internal audits of Archdiocesan entities, she coordinates the preparation and review of 35-plus IRS Form 990s for various Archdiocesan social service agencies to ensure consistent financial reporting, adherence to IRS Regulations for 501(c) organizations, and training for priests and parish bookkeepers. Katie is a member of the Missouri Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs.
Marcia A. Godfrey, CPA
Marcia Godfrey has over six years of public accounting experience with a large regional firm, where she specialized in auditing of not-for-profit entities and financial institutions. Prior to joining the Archdiocese of St. Louis, Marcia worked at Cushman & Wakefield for a year and a half performing full cycle accounting duties and financial report preparation in Commercial Real Estate Accounting. Her Internal Audit work at the Archdiocese of St. Louis will focus primarily on parish audits and assistance with the external auditors. She is a member of the Missouri Society of CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs.
Cathy Hederman, CIA
Cathy Hederman has public accounting experience working at a Regional CPA firm and has over 20 years of experience working in the not-for-profit environment. Her prior Internal Audit work focused mainly on the Catholic Charities Federation and assistance with the external auditors of the Archdiocese of St. Louis. She currently prepares and files the IRS Form 990 for various Archdiocesan Agencies.
Kate Hazen, CPA
Prior to coming to work for the Archdiocese of St. Louis in 2007, Kate Hazen was an auditor with the Missouri State Auditor’s Office and performed financial and performance audits of municipalities, school districts, and other State of Missouri offices and agencies. After 8 years of working in Internal Audit, Kate transferred to the Finance Office for 3+ years where she assisted the Controller with the execution and oversight of the financial activities of combined financial statements and in the coordination of the annual external audit. She is now back in Internal Audit where her primary focus will be on parish, elementary school, high school and agency audits, as well as support for financial questions from the various Archdiocesan entities and parishes. Kate is a member of the Missouri Society for CPAs and the American Institute of CPAs.