Cleveland – Skoda Minotti, a national business advisory firm, welcomes the following individuals to the firm:


Ben Dalesandro joins the firm as a senior state and local tax consultant in the Tax Group. Previously, Ben spent two years in the state and local tax practice at KPMG.  More recently, Ben worked nearly eight years in the corporate tax department at Worthington Industries, Inc. (a Fortune 1,000 global manufacturing company). Ben received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business. He also received his master’s degree in taxation from Capital University Law School.


Monica Koch joins the firm as an associate in the Small Business Services Group. Previosuly, Monica was the controller for SunBridge Partners Inc. She is currently finishing her bachelor’s degree in accounting and financial management at Hiram College in the school’s Professional and Graduate Studies Program.


Brad Bate returns to the firm as an associate in the Risk Advisory Services Group. Brad completed an internship with Skoda Minotti in 2016. Brad received his bachelor’s degree from Miami University in Oxford, OH in information systems. Brad previously worked at Mentor Electronics Marketing as an assembly technical associate.


Lauren Golick returns to the firm as a staff accountant in the Accounting and Auditing Group. Lauren recently received her bachelor’s degree from Cleveland State University in accounting. Lauren previously completed an internship with Skoda Minotti in 2016 and has also worked as a tennis instructor at Beechmont Country Club.


Wendy Weinberg joins the firm as an administrative assistant. Wendy previously worked as an administrative assistant with Jacobson Jewish Community Foundation of South Palm Beach County and as a unit coordinator with the Cleveland Clinic.


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