Lia Patton, CPA
Aldrich CPAs + Advisors LLP
- Certified Public Accountant
- Alaska Native Corporations
- Federal and State of Alaska Single Audits
- ERISA (Employee Retirement Income Security Act)
- Employee Benefit Plans
- Nonprofit Entities
Lia joined Aldrich in 2018, bringing with her nearly two decades of expertise in audit and accounting services. Lia oversees federal and State of Alaska single audits as well as audits for Alaska Native Corporations, nonprofit entities, and employee benefit plans. She is well known for her frequent speaking engagements on Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) topics. While Lia’s broad range of expertise makes her a valuable asset to clients across various industries and geographies, she is especially well-positioned to serve Alaska business clients. Having lived in Anchorage for more than twenty years, Lia has firsthand knowledge of the specific challenges Alaskan business face, as well as a strong investment in the local community. Lia fosters a deep level of trust with her clients by engaging with them on a personal level. She enjoys spending time in the field with her clients to understand their businesses and their challenges, and is passionate about leveraging her expertise to help her clients achieve their goals.
Prior to joining Aldrich, Lia was an assurance partner with BDO’s Anchorage office. Lia received her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Alaska, Anchorage. She is a member of the Alaska Society of CPAs, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.