Gery Ivanova and Patricia Williams have been admitted as partners at Raffa of Washington D.C. (FY14 net revenue of $41.1 million). With their promotions, the number of female partners stands at 11 of 17 total.
Ivanova, audit partner, joined Raffa in 2001 upon graduating from college and has more than 14 years of audit experience with Raffa. She has extensive experience managing audits and providing consulting for a variety of nonprofits, with particular expertise working with international nonprofits and federal grants compliance. Gery leads the recruiting efforts for Raffa’s audit practice and is instrumental in attracting and retaining top-level talent for the firm.
Williams, HR services partner, joined Raffa in 2003 and has more than 20 years experience as an HR professional. She has significant experience working with clients on compliance, compensation and benefits programs, orientation and training, equal opportunity, employee relations, professional development, and performance management. She consults on a wide array of matters, including developing policies and procedures that result in an improved ability to attract and retain quality staff and to provide a more efficient HR function
In addition, Andrea Barton, Jean Gilbert and Graziella Rhodes have been promoted to directors at the firm. As directors, each of them will be leading services for their clients and hold a key leadership position in their practice area.