Ericka Heiser is Director of Business Valuation Services at Ketel Thorstenson, LLP in Rapid City, South Dakota. She joined the firm in 2006 after more than ten years in the financial services industry. She promotes 100% of her time to the Valuation Department where she performs valuation analysis for various industries and for various purposes including estate, gift, marital dissolution, sales negotiations, etc. In addition, she prepares damages calculations and develops projections for start-up businesses. Ericka is experienced in courtroom expert testimony.
Ericka attended the University of South Dakota, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1999. In 2005, she graduated with a Masters of Business Administration also from the University of South Dakota. Ericka is a member of the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts (NACVA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
In addition to her professional life, Ericka has a strong presence in the civic arena serving as President of Day of Excellence, Inc., Board Member of Leadership South Dakota, and Director of Budget and Finance for South Canyon Lutheran Church Council.
Ericka enjoys running, reading, cooking and watching her boys play baseball. She and her husband, Chris, along with their three sons enjoy spending time in the beautiful Black Hills.