Apple Growth Partners proudly welcomes Dana Patterson, CPA, CGMA. Dana is a principal in the firm’s audit and assurance department, bringing more than 20 years of experience in audit, tax, and consulting services for clients primarily within Northeastern Ohio. Dana specializes in accounting, tax, and auditing services, including audit planning and testing, compilations and reviews, Form 990, and employee benefit plan audits. In addition to her expertise in accounting and auditing, Dana is a Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor. Dana collaborates within the HUD, real estate, and retail industries, along with her work for nonprofit organizations. Dana holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and business administration from Malone University and is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Ohio Society of CPAs. She is active within the non-profit sector, including as a member of her church’s music ministry.