Dayton, OH - Brady Ware & Company is pleased to announce that Melessa Behymer, CPA, has been promoted to the role of Senior Manager within the firm.
Melessa is a 2005 graduate of Wright State University with a bachelor in Management Information Systems and Accounting. She joined Brady Ware in June 2005 and splits her time between our Columbus and Dayton offices.
Melessa works on a variety of accounting, auditing, and consulting engagements. She manages a number of the firm's engagements, working closely with nonprofit organizations, healthcare providers, franchisees, startup companies, and a variety of other types of businesses. She has an extensive background in governmental auditing and oversees a number of audits of nonprofit organizations that are recipients of federal funding. In addition to auditing, Melessa specializes in nonprofit taxes and is an active member of Brady Ware's learning culture committee.
Melessa is a member of the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She also serves as treasurer for the Ohio Valley Education Foundation and Dayton Mandolin Orchestra and was formerly the treasurer of the Dayton Fund for Home Rehabilitation where she was instrumental in orchestrating a merger of this Organization with People Working Cooperatively, Inc. Melessa is also an active member of the Dayton Rotary.
Brady Ware is one of the largest CPA/Consulting firms in the region, with a 115-member team operating from offices in Dayton and Columbus, Ohio; Richmond, Indiana; and Atlanta, Georgia. Brady Ware offers a dynamic mix of services that includes audit and accounting services, tax and strategic planning, financial and estate planning, business valuation and litigation support, forensic accounting services, and merger and acquisition assistance.