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Laurie A. Gatten CPA, CFE

-Education and Certification

  • Baldwin-Wallace College, Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
  • Certified Public Accountant

-Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • CPA Associates International

-Community and Professional Involvement

  • St. Peter’s North Ridgeville Sports Association, Treasurer
  • Koinonia Homes, Finance Committee Member
  • Lake Ridge Academy, Treasurer

Laurie A. Gatten is the lead director of the non-profit group. She has over 20 years of experience providing accounting, auditing, and tax services to various non-profit organizations engaged in health and human service, education, healthcare, and other mission based services, including acting as an interim CFO for a large non-profit organization.  Laurie also provides accounting and auditing services to privately held companies in the distribution and service industries.

In addition to providing compliance services, Laurie also assists clients with consulting needs, including internal control studies, financial and quality of earnings analyses, and due diligence procedures. Laurie is a certified fraud examiner and provides fraud prevention and detection services to organizations looking to strengthen their internal controls or in need of forensic investigations.

Favorite Quote: “Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care” – Theodore Roosevelt

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