Claire E. Dirrigl

Claire E. Dirrigl

Senior Associate

Assurance Services Group

A member of firm’s Assurance Services Group, Claire performs audit and review services for clients from a variety of industries. She began her career with Dopkins & Company, LLP as an intern and joined the Firm full-time 2018 upon graduation.


  • M.B.A. in Professional Accounting, Canisius College
  • B.A., in Political Science, Canisius College

Prior Experience

An active member of the Canisius College community, Claire served as a Graduate Assistant and Program Advisor while pursuing her M.B.A.  In this capacity, she routinely met with undergraduate, graduate and international students enrolled in the College’s Richard J. Wehle School of Business, where she guided students through major and course selection, and assisted in the creation of individual program of studies to ensure retention and prompt degree completion.

In addition, she also worked directly with the Assistant Dean with respect to student affairs, as well as in planning and staffing events sponsored by the college. In 2015, Claire served as the Program Advisor representative for the M.B.A. program during the College’s Accreditation program before the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Claire also served as an after school teacher at Elmwood Franklin School while attending Canisius. For over three years, she was responsible for planning lessons throughout the academic year as well as summertime programs.  She routinely supervised and managed classrooms of up to 30 children in pre-kindergarden through second grade.

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