Lia Stauffer

Audit Supervisor

Phone: (509) 344-3200 Ext. 202

Lia joined Stauffer & Associates in 2001 and has worked in the Tribal audit environment for the last 15 years where she has focused on Tribal single audits and enterprises, as well as large management support engagements. Lia was part of the Air Force Audit Agency at Fairchild Airforce Base prior to joining the firm where she performed supply/equipment accountability operational audits in order to determine effectiveness and efficiency of the management of major Air Force programs, systems, or functions.


Audits of Tribal governments and related entities have been the primary focus for Lia for the past 15 years. Lia has developed a variety of in-house efficiency tools and procedures and provides staff training to maximize audit efficiency and organization. These tools incorporate frequent regulatory changes affecting Single Audits and required filings.

In her free time….

Lia loves spending time with her husband and sister, as well as her niece and nephew. She also enjoys running, cooking/baking, and traveling.


  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Professional Accounting – Eastern Washington University