Chicago-based IPA 100 firm Grant Thornton has appointed Dennis Morrone national MP of the firm’s not-for-profit and higher education practices, succeeding the retiring Mark Oster effective Aug. 1.
Morrone has been with Grant Thornton since 2002, having previously served as the national PIC of audit services in the not-for-profit and higher education practices for the firm. He is a sitting member of FASB’s not-for-profit advisory committee, and has developed and taught a number of courses on not-for-profit accounting and compliance topics.
“This year’s historic disruptions have dramatically impacted the not-for-profit and higher education spaces,” says Grant Thornton CEO Brad Preber. “Dennis’s excellent leadership and client-service skills will help our clients overcome today’s exigent challenges, while also managing the long-standing trends that require shrewd decision making.”