BlumShapiro, the largest New England-based regional business advisory firm, today announced that Vanessa E. Rossitto, CPA, has been selected to lead the firm’s Government Services Group.
Rossitto, a 23-year veteran of BlumShapiro, has served as partner in the firm’s Government Services Group, performing a wide variety of significant audit engagements, including financial and compliance audits of government and quasi-government engagements.
Rossitto has over 20 years of experience in government accounting and auditing, and has played an instrumental role in obtaining and maintaining the Government Finance Officers Association’s Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for her clients.
“Vanessa has been an integral part of BlumShapiro’s leadership team for many years, and has earned the respect of her clients, co-workers and professional colleagues for her dedication and hard work. Her strategic council, commitment to customer service and relentless focus on results make her the perfect choice to lead our government practice,” said Joe Kask, BlumShapiro Firm Managing Partner, Elect.
Rossitto serves on the Special Review Committee for the GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting, and is currently on the Governmental Accounting and Auditing Committee of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Rossitto currently serves on the board of directors of Leadership Greater Hartford and has served on the board of directors for the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTCPA) and Hartford Area Habitat for Humanity.
Rossitto is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Government Finance Officers Association of Connecticut (CTGFOA), Government Finance Officers Association of Rhode Island (RIGFOA) and Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. & Canada.
Rossitto received a Bachelor of Science degree from Central Connecticut State University.
Rossitto is a resident of East Haddam, CT.
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