Dopkins to Present at Financial Managers Association of Rehab Agencies (FMA) Annual Conference

April 10, 2017 – Ralph Jeswald, Sarah Hedges and Matthew Huefner will present at 30th Annual State Conference for financial professionals in the human service industry.

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April 10, 2017

Donna Blaufuss
Marketing Manager

Dopkins to Present at Financial Managers Association of Rehab Agencies (FMA) Annual Conference

Presenting at 30th Annual Convention in Cooperstown, NY

BUFFALO, NY—Dopkins & Company, LLP announces that Ralph Jeswald, CPA, Sarah Hedges, CPA and Matthew Huefner will present at the 30th Annual Financial Managers Association of Rehab Agencies (FMA) Annual Conference taking place from Wednesday, May 3 – Friday, May 5, 2017 at The Otesaga Hotel, 60 Lake St, Cooperstown, NY 13326. Dopkins presentations are as follows:

Six Sigma Demystified! A Person Centered Approach

Ralph Jeswald, CPA
Wednesday, May 3rd
10:30 a.m.

Generational Diversity Awareness: A Key to Shaping Your Agency’s Future

Ralph Jeswald, CPA and Sarah Hedges, CPA
Wednesday, May 3rd
2:45 p.m.

Budgeting: Accounting vs. Accountability

Matthew Huefner, Dopkins System Consultants
Thursday, May 4th
9:00 a.m.

For more information or to register, visit

Ralph Jeswald is a Partner in the firm’s Assurance Services Group, serving Non-Profit agencies within the health and human service sector and medical practices. He has had significant experience and success in leading organizational change management for his clients utilizing his skills in strategic planning, lean/six-sigma, activity-based cost/management, performance measurement, and other related performance improvement methodologies.

Assurance Services Group Partner Sarah Hedges concentrates in services for the not-for-profit health and human services sector with particular emphasis on agencies specializing in providing services to the developmentally disabled and to children with special needs. She is the team leader of the Firm’s not for profit Industry team.

Matthew Huefner is a Manager for Dopkins System Consultants, providing implementation and support services to Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and accounting system user clients. He is a Sage ERP ACCPAC Certified Consultant, and serves a wide array of clients in the not-for-profit industry.

About the Financial Management Association of Rehab Agencies (FMA)

The Financial Management Association (FMA) is a collaborative group of Chief Financial Officers representing New York State human service agencies. Its mission is to gather and disseminate financial information regarding initiatives from the Office for Persons with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) as well as other mental health programs among the non-profit community.

About Dopkins & Company, LLP

Dopkins & Company, LLP, a locally owned certified public accounting and consulting firm, offers comprehensive accounting, auditing and tax services, forensic accounting, as well as IT, wealth management consulting, internal audit support, and collateral examinations to privately held and public companies, not-for-profit organizations, and individuals.



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