Kanous, Makayla

Makayla Kanous

Tax Intern


  • Appalachian State University – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting (May 2022 Expected Graduation)

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Makayla joined the Smith Leonard tax team in early 2022 as an intern. She is currently an undergraduate student at Appalachian State University and plans to continue her education to earn a Master of Science in Accounting degree. She hopes to earn her CPA license and begin her career full-time in public accounting after graduation.

Makayla grew up in Statesville, NC but is looking for a little change of scenery so she hopes to come to the Triad to build her career. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, watching anything Marvel-related, and enjoying a football game, whether it be at Kidd Brewer or at home with friends.

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