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Laurie A. Gatten CPA, CFE, CEPA

-Education and Certification

  • Baldwin Wallace University, Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA)

-Professional Memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Ohio Society of CPAs (OSCPA)
  • MGI Worldwide with CPA Associates International
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)

-Community and Professional Involvement

  • Koinonia Homes, Finance Committee Member
  • Lake Ridge Academy, Treasurer

Laurie A. Gatten is a director in the accounting and assurance services department. She has over 25 years of experience providing accounting, auditing, and tax services to privately held companies in the manufacturing, distribution, and service industries. Laurie is also the lead director of the not-for-profit group.

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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