Partner-in-Charge, Grant Thornton, National Not-for-Profit and Higher Education Audit Practice

Dennis J. Morrone is the Partner-in-Charge of Grant Thornton’s National Not-for-Profit and Higher Education Audit Practice. Prior to joining Grant Thornton in May 2002, Mr. Morrone was part of Arthur Andersen’s Metro New York Not-For-Profit Practice.

Mr. Morrone has been a frequent speaker at various non-profit and higher education industry seminars, including the AICPA, NJCPA, Practicing Law Institute, NACUBO, and EACUBO. He has led and created numerous training sessions on a full range of non-profit accounting and auditing topics, as well as OMB Circular A-133 (Uniform Grant Guidance) for firm staff and the non-profit industry. Mr. Morrone has represented Grant Thornton on the AICPA’s Center for Government Audit Quality and is a member of the FASB’s Not-for-Profit Resource Group. He is a member of Grant Thornton’s National Not-for-Profit Leadership Team and part of Grant Thornton’s Professional Excellence and Technical Committees. He has also written extensively for Grant Thornton’s Not-for-Profit Industry letters, the Not-for-Profit Times, and several other industry publications.

Mr. Morrone received his bachelor of science, cum laude, in accounting from Villanova University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey, New York, and Washington D.C. and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants.