Marlene Beach is a member of the Audit and Assurance Department and the firm’s National Government Practice, where she plays a key role in developing practices and procedures to improve the delivery of professional services to governmental entities.
Marlene has extensive experience in governmental accounting and auditing. She provides accounting system evaluations and internal control assessments, and assists in the development and review of policy and procedures and review and evaluation of internal control procedures.
Marlene is a licensed CPA in Texas and Michigan. She is also a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA), and a former adjunct professor at Davenport University. She has authored and administered several successful federal and local grants and is an instructor of governmental auditing seminars for the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) and has published numerous articles. In 2018, she was recognized in Crain’s Detroit Business as a “Notable Women in Finance.”