Dawn Laborie, CPA, has been promoted to shareholder with LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors. A Director in Audit and Assurance Services and Co-Leader of the firm’s Nonprofit Industry Group, Dawn began her professional career with LaPorte in 2000. In addition to performing and reviewing financial and compliance audits for her clients, she provides consulting services related to operational reviews, board governance, implementation of new standards, and industry benchmarking. Dawn serves entities primarily in the nonprofit, public sector, and financial services industries, and has extensive training in these industries. She has also completed the AICPA’s Not-for-Profit Certificate I program.
Dawn is passionate about giving back to her community and has served on the boards of many nonprofits throughout the years including East Jefferson YMCA, Jefferson Performing Arts Society, and the Catholic Community Foundation of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.
“I am proud to welcome Dawn to our shareholder group,” said Eric E. Bosch, President and CEO. “During her tenure here at LaPorte, she has shown an unwavering commitment to client service for her clients and to mentoring her fellow LaPorte team members. I know she is well suited for this next challenge and will excel among our next generation of leaders,” he continued.
Established in 1946, LaPorte is one of the largest independent accounting and business consulting firms in the region, with over 180 personnel in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Covington, and Houma, LA, as well as an office in Houston, TX. The firm offers a variety of services, including accounting, audit and assurance, business consulting, and tax planning and compliance. For more information, visit LaPorte’s Firm Profile.