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Kate Williams, CPA, CISA

Risk Assurance Manager

Professional Experience

Kate started her career at PwC in Austin after graduating from the University of Texas at Austin. She was part of the Risk Assurance group and performed SOX and SOC audits for clients across the technology, healthcare, and manufacturing industries. She founded two companies: a CPA firm providing internal audit and IT compliance services to public and large private companies in Austin; and an accounting, tax, and bookkeeping business catering to small companies nationally.

Kate joined Maxwell Locke & Ritter in 2018 to expand the SOC practice and provide IT audit and compliance expertise.

Industry Focus

  • Technology
  • Middle-Market
  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare


  • The University of Texas at Austin - Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting
  • The University of Texas at Austin - Master of Professional Accounting



  • Co-Founder and Secretary of an Autoimmune Healthcare Fund