Julie A. Ellis, CPA, CFE

Julie began her career with Weinlander Fitzhugh in 2003. In 2011, she earned her Certified Fraud Examiner credentials and was promoted to Manager within the firm. Julie provides tax, accounting, auditing, and other management advisory services to a wide variety of both business and individual clients. She has experience with a diverse array of clients including those in governmental, non-profit, and manufacturing. In 2017, Julie was made a partner in the firm. She is the Co-Director of Accounting and Auditing within the firm.


  • University of Michigan-Flint: Bachelors of Business Administration Accounting Major
  • RSM Partner Development Program Graduate


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Associate Member of MSBO
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Government Audit Quality Center
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center


  • Bay Area Chamber of Commerce Board Member
  • 2011 Leadership Bay County Graduate
  • Past Steering Committee of Energize Bay Area Young Professionals Network