Dawn W. Brolin CPA, CFE

CEO, Powerful Accounting LLC

Dawn W. Brolin, CPA, CFE
CEO - Powerful Accounting, LLC

Dawn is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Fraud Examiner and CEO of Powerful Accounting, LLC, a nationally recognized accounting, tax, forensic and fraud, IRS and State Agency audit professionals as well as a QuickBooks consulting firm. Recently, Powerful Accounting has partnered with Anderson, Brolin & Coba CPAs, LLC – a powerhouse tax preparation, consulting and wealth management firm where Dawn is a partner.

Dawn’s list of professional accomplishments is extensive and includes being named in the Class of 2018 Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting by Accounting Today. Dawn also speaks and consults for prestigious companies such as Intuit, TSheets by QuickBooks, ADP, ComplyRight, GruntWorx, SmartVault, Skyline Cloud Services, Mike Michalowicz, Tory Johnson, MSNBC, SEEMA, AbacusNext, The Woodard Group, and many more.

Known for her hilarious presentation style, Dawn has been featured on MSNBC “Your Business” and has spoken at Intuit’s QuickBooks Connect, Scaling New Heights, TD Bank North locations, Tory Johnson’s Small Business Spark and Hustle Tour, SEMA, ProfitCon, Inbound, The Accounting & Finance Show, Live Your Legacy Summit, and many more. Her commitment to her continuing education motivates her to learn something new every single day. Her next goal is to earn her Certified Forensic Accountant license.

Most Recent Professional Awards:

  • Named “Top 40 Under 40” Class of 2009 by CPA Technology Magazine
  • Named “Top 25 Most Powerful Women in Accounting” Class of 2012-2017 by CPA Practice Advisor
  • Named “Top 10 Managing Partner Elite – Great Accounting Firm Leader” Class of 2017 by Accounting Today
  • Named “Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting” Class of 2018 by Accounting Today