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Our Team

Daniel L. Bedard, CPA

 

Partner

Dan founded the firm in 1996, after having worked for a large regional firm and a local firm in Connecticut. He has numerous years of experience providing services to a wide range of privately held businesses in a multitude of sectors as well as individuals.

EDUCATION - The University of Connecticut, Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, ACTIVITIES, LICENSES

The Connecticut Community Foundation – Board of Trustees

Newtown Savings Bank – Corporator

Tribury Chamber of Commerce – Treasurer

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants

Licensed Certified Public Accountant – Connecticut & New York

Delta Sigma Pi

GETTING TO KNOW DAN

Family - Married to Janine, two sons who both attend James Madison University majoring in Accounting.

Military Service - Served four years of active duty in The United States Army as a Combat Engineer.

Interests - Golf, Travel, Outdoor Activities

What motivates me? Hearing from clients about the service level our firm provides.

 

Eileen A. Cornacchia, CPA

 

Partner

Eileen Cornacchia has been working in public accounting for over twenty-five years and has been with Bedard & Company, PC since 2000. Eileen works with numerous small business, individuals, non-profits, trust and estates to assist with financial reporting, accounting, tax planning and compliance.

Eileen has been actively involved in a number of non-profit organizations over the years including Connecticut Accounting Aid and Services, Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants, Girl Scouts, LISA, Naugatuck Youth Soccer, St. Francis – St. Hedwig School, and Saint Francis School Foundation.

EDUCATION - Providence College, Bachelor of science degree from in Health Care Administration and The University of Connecticut MBA with a specialization in Accounting

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, ACTIVITIES, LICENSES

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants

Licensed Certified Public Accountant - Connecticut

GETTING TO KNOW EILEEN

Family - Eileen currently resides in Naugatuck with her husband and two children.

Interests - Travel

Favorite Holiday - Christmas

 

Michelle M. Schreyer

 

Accounting Manager

Michelle joined Bedard & Company, PC in 2014 and has over 15 years of accounting and finance experience in both private industry and public accounting.

Prior to Bedard & Company, PC Michelle spent over 12 years at Acme United Corporation, a publicly traded company, where she focused on financial reporting, budgeting, inventory costing, documentation of internal controls, corporate taxes, human resource and payroll administration, as well as various other areas of general accounting for this international distribution company. She also managed many physical inventories and assisted with the due diligence of corporate acquisitions. Her experience in public accounting includes the auditing and reviews of manufacturing, distribution and construction companies as well as individual and corporate taxation.

EDUCATION - Quinnipiac University, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, graduating with honors.

GETTING TO KNOW MICHELLE

Family - Michelle resides locally with her husband Tom and two children.

Interests- She enjoys spending time with family and friends, being outdoors and participating in charity fundraising events.

 

Tanya F. Fonte

 

Senior Accountant

Tanya joined Bedard & Company, PC in 2013 as a Senior Accountant. With 7 years of experience in public accounting, she provides tax and accounting services to a wide range of privately held businesses in various industries. Her skills include tax preparation for individuals and businesses, financial reporting, bookkeeping, payroll and sales tax, planning, etc. She is our go to person for QuickBooks training and implementation.

EDUCATION - Sacred Heart University, Bachelors of Arts and MBA in Accounting

GETTING TO KNOW TANYA

Family - Resides locally with her husband Paul and two children

Languages - Fluent in Italian.

Interests - Enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, the beach and basically doing anything outdoors

 

Melissa J. Duffy

 

Accounting Paraprofessional

Melissa joined Bedard & Company, PC in 2003. She works with many of our business clients and provides administrative and customer support for the firm.

GETTING TO KNOW MELISSA

Melissa lives locally and she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, attending festivals, and many outdoors activities; gardening, camping, hiking, canoeing, and snowboarding

Family – 2 children, a son and a daughter.

Favorite Holiday – Thanksgiving

Favorite vacation spot – Cape Cod

 

Jackie L. Korzon

 

Office Administrator

Jackie joined the firm in 2004 and provides customer support and administrative support functions for Bedard & Company, PC.

GETTING TO KNOW JACKIE

Family – Two children, a daughter in college and a son in high school, and her cat Toby.

Things I enjoy – spending time with family and friends, traveling, the beach and live outdoor music.

Favorite vacation spot – The Florida Keys

Favorite Holiday – July 4th

Place would most like to visit – Santorini, Greece

Anne Navin

 

OPERATIONS ASSISTANT 

Annie joined the firm in 2005 and provides customer support and administrative support functions for Bedard & Company, PC. 

EDUCATION - Dickinson College, Bachelor of Arts Degree

GETTING TO KNOW ANNIE

Family – husband and two teenagers, two adopted black labs and chickens

Things I enjoy – Cooking with my family, Broadway musicals, Travel, watching my children perform.

Favorite vacation spot – The Florida Keys