As an Audit Principal in the Vienna, VA office, Amisha Patel manages all aspects of performing financial statement audits. She specializes in employee benefit plan, not-for- profit and association audits; her experience also includes providing consultation services regarding internal control and business operations. Amisha assists in operations of the Virginia office, including marketing, recruiting, assisting in the development of training courses for the firm’s not-for- profit and employee benefit plan niche, engagement analysis, and personnel oversight. Amisha has been active in the public accounting profession as well as industry events. Amisha is currently a Board member of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA). Her GWSCPA involvement includes being past chair of the Greater Washington Society CPAs (GWSCPA) Young and Emerging Accountants section, as well as serving on the GWSCPA Employee Benefit Plan Conference Committee. In October 2014, Amisha was recently awarded and recognized by the GWSCPA as an Emerging Leader, honoring DC area professional women making a significant impact on the accounting profession. Amisha is a graduate of Villanova University, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Accountancy.