Jennifer Goodman Named Decosimo Principal
CHATTANOOGA, TN (January 25, 2011)–Joseph Decosimo and Company, PLLC has named Jennifer Goodman, CPA, a principal with the Chattanooga office of the accounting and business advisory firm.
A key member of the firm's manufacturing and not-for-profit niche service teams, Ms. Goodman provides audit and other assurance services to companies ranging from large international publicly-held manufacturers to privately held manufacturing and distribution clients, as well as educational institutions and health and welfare organizations.
As a graduate of both The Leadership Academy and the prestigious two-year business development program The Rainmaker Academy, Ms. Goodman also contributes to Decosimo’s business development efforts taking an active role in cultivating new business opportunities and providing leadership with staff training initiatives. She serves as the program coordinator for Decosimo’s Chattanooga assurance division’s Personal Development Plan program and also serves as a committee member for the firm’s business development committee and the accounting and auditing research team.
“Jennifer’s contributions to the success of our clients, our firm and our professional staff impress all who work with her," said managing principal Nick Decosimo. "Jennifer is consistently praised by her clients for her commitment to quality service and is a perfect mentor to our firm’s future leaders. We are honored to have her represent our firm as our newest principal."
Including Ms. Goodman, Decosimo has 37 active principals across the firm’s nine office locations in Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, Ohio and the Cayman Islands.
She received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Her primary community service commitments include volunteering on the board of directors for the Craniofacial Foundation of America and serving on the audit committee for the City of Chattanooga. She recently completed a three-year term as treasurer for the American Red Cross–Greater Chattanooga Area.
Joseph Decosimo and Company (Decosimo) is a nationally recognized firm, perennially ranked as a Top 100 accounting and business advisory services firm. The regional firm has nine office locations in the United States and the Cayman Islands, with more than 300 professionals and staff. Each of Decosimo's offices provides a full range of accounting and advisory services to a wide array of industries. Additionally, Decosimo is an independent firm associated with Moore Stephens International Limited. With over 351 firms with a total of 630 offices across 98 countries, Moore Stephens and Decosimo provide clients with access to an unmatched depth of resources and expertise.