Katie Hayes manages financial reporting and tax matters for Water Street. Previously, she was a manager in the audit practice of Ernst & Young LLP, specializing in Asset Management clients. At Ernst & Young, Katie supervised audit engagements for mutual funds, hedge funds, registered investment advisors and other financial services institutions. Katie also held internships with Ernst & Young’s Tax group and Deloitte and Touche’s Assurance group. Katie received a bachelor’s degree in accountancy from Boston College and a master’s of science in accountancy from the University of Notre Dame. She is a certified public accountant.