Our People

Christine Porras, FPC, CPP

Saginaw

Christine Porras is the Payroll Manager in the business management advisory services department of the Saginaw office and leads the firm’s Payroll Services Group. She joined Yeo & Yeo in 1998. 

Expertise

  • Preparation of all aspects of payroll
  • Knowledge of garnishments and friend of court orders
  • Direct deposit and PayCards
  • Payroll tax returns - 941, 940, state unemployment
  • Multi-state tax services
  • Year-end W-2 and W-3 processing
  • 1099 processing
  • Affordable Care Act Form 1094 and Form 1095 processing

Professional Certifications and Education

  • Certified Payroll Professional since 2013
  • Fundamental Payroll Certification since 2002
  • Associates degree, Delta College

Professional Membership

  • American Payroll Association (APA) Michigan Statewide Committee Member
  • Co-founder, past President and member of the Great Lakes Bay Chapter of the APA, 2013-2017

Publications/Seminars

  • Presented "Escheatment Laws" at APA meeting, 2017
  • Presented "Preparing for Year End" at APA meeting, 2016
  • Presented "Payrolll Forms A-Z" at APA meeting, 2016
  • Presented “State Authority on Paying Employees” at APA meeting, 2015
  • Facilitator for Year-end Roundtable Discussion at APA meeting, 2014
  • Presented payroll training for the Michigan Institute for Educational Management, 2013
  • Involuntary Deductions from Pay written for the firm’s Nonprofit Perspectives newsletter, Fall 2005

Community Involvement

  • Treasurer of the Saginaw County Veteran’s Memorial Plaza
  • Former president and vice president of the Hemlock Business Association

Awards

  • Recipient of Yeo & Yeo’s prestigious Spirit of Yeo award, 2015