Meet CTCPA's Graduates of the 2021 Connecticut Professionals' Leadership Academy

October 15, 2021

This fall, 28 Connecticut residents graduated from the inaugural class of the Connecticut Professionals’ Leadership Academy, a program designed to strengthen leadership skills, develop and build relationships, and create a collaborative professional services community. This landmark program brings together professionals from various industries and backgrounds, including accounting and finance, law, insurance and architecture.  

Read more about the Connecticut Professionals' Leadership Academy.

Meet the 2021 CTCPA Graduates:

Eliot M. Bassin, CPA, CFE of West Hartford – Bregman & Company, P.C. 

Alaina Clausen, CPA of Glastonbury – Starling Physicians

Alex Clausen, CPA, CFE of Glastonbury – CohnReznick LLP

Katherine Donovan, CPA of Bloomfield – Whittlesey

James C. Hallinan, CPA of West Hartford – Jim Hallinan Pension Consulting, LLC

Kariann McDougall, CPA of Torrington – Marcum LLP

Paul Morrone, CFP®, CPA/PFS of Branford  U.S. Wealth Management New Haven

Ryan Parent, CPA – Beers, Hamerman, Cohen & Burger, P.C.

Kirsten Piechota of Harwinton – Connecticut Society of CPAs

Taylor J. Shirk, CPA of Miami Beach, Florida – RSM

Christine Yip, CPA of Fairfield – Marcum LLP