Chrissie A. Powers, CPA/CFF, CFE, CVA
Degrees/Licenses: Certified Public Accountant, Certified in Financial Forensics, Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Valuation Analyst
Professional Affiliations: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Forensic & Valuation Services Section of AICPA, Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, Central Ohio Chapter of Certified Fraud Examiners, National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC)-Central Ohio Network, American Society for Industrial Security, Columbus Bar Association, Central Ohio Academy of Collaborative Divorce Professionals
Ms. Powers’ experience includes investigations involving the diversion of corporate assets, fraud examination and investigation, forensic accounting and record reconstruction, damage and claims analysis and documentation, and providing valuation of closely held businesses for purposes of divorce, estate, and purchase or sale. Additionally, she works with clients to strengthen internal control and management systems to deter fraudulent activity and asset diversion. Ms. Powers has testified in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Civil Service Commission and various Ohio Common Pleas Courts and in depositions.