Charla A. Roth, CPA, CDA, is an audit partner with our firm and has over fifteen years of experience providing auditing, accounting and consulting services. Charla specializes in working with architecture and engineering firms, manufacturers and nonprofit organizations. In addition, she has an expertise in performing FAR audits and manages the contract audit services with the New York State Department of Transportation from 2011 to present. Charla builds relationships with her clients to ensure that they maximize the profitability and value of their business.

Charla was a recipient of the 2014 40 Under Forty Award, presented by TERACAI, CXtec & the Business Journal News Network. She is a member of the 2017 class for Leadership Greater Syracuse, an independent non-profit organization, whose mission is to make a difference in the Central New York Community.

  • Professional Certifications

    Certified Public Accountant in New York State (CPA)
    Certified Design Accountant (CDA)

  • Professional Affiliations

    American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), Past member of the Career Opportunities in Accounting Profession Committee
    Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA), Central New York Chapter, Past-President and Treasurer
    Certified Design Accountants Association (CDAA)

  • Community Involvement

    Rescue Mission Alliance of Syracuse, New York, Board of Directors Vice President and Chair of Audit Committee
    Leadership Greater Syracuse, Candidate, Class of 2017
    Lysander Youth Hockey Association, Board of Directors
    Elden Elementary Parent Teacher Association, President
    Crouse Hospital Auxiliary, Past Member, Board of Directors and Past Treasurer
    United Way of Central New York, Past Member, Fiscal and Management Review Committee
    County North Children’s Center, Past member of the Board of Directors and Past Treasurer

  • Education

    Bachelor of Science in Accounting, State University of New York at Oswego (2002)
    Master of Science in Accounting, State University of New York at Oswego (2003)

  • Publications

    Top Ten Accounting Best Practices with a Side of Revenue Recognition – Dannible & McKee, LLP Annual Nonprofit Conference, Co-presenter, January 2020

    Navigating the Implementation of the New NPO Accounting Standards – Dannible & McKee, LLP Annual Nonprofit Conference, Co-presenter, January 2019

    Navigating Through the Complexity of FAR Overhead Rates and Audits– Dannible & McKee, LLP Webinar, Co-presenter, October 2019

    Understanding A/E Firm Financial Statements and Key Industry Ratios – Dannible & McKee, LLP Webinar, September 2019

    “Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Updated Not-For-Profit Financial Statement Standard” – Dannible & McKee Tax & Business Alert Newsletter, December 2018

    Implementing the New Standards for NPO Financial Reporting and Revenue Recognition – Dannible & McKee, LLP Annual Nonprofit Conference, Co-presenter, January 2018

    Improvements to Not-for-Profit Financial Reporting – Dannible & McKee, LLP Annual Nonprofit Conference, Co-presenter, January 2017

    How to Read IRS Form 990 & Understand its Importance – Dannible & McKee, LLP Annual Nonprofit Conference, Co-presenter, January 2016

    Grant Reporting – What’s Missing from your Financial Toolbox? – Dannible & McKee, LLP Annual Nonprofit Conference, Co-presenter, January 2015

    “Financial Ratio Analysis and Managing Your Firm for Profitability” – A&E Business Magazine, May 2015

    Financial Ratio Analysis and Managing Your Firm for Profitability – Dannible/McKee and Associates, Ltd. Summer Webinar Series, August 2015