Jamie Cote CPA - Principal

Background & Expertise

Jamie is a principal in the firm’s Government Division. He has been serving the governmental, higher education, health care and not-for-profit industries for over 20 years.  Jamie provides consulting, accounting, and auditing services for a variety of clients such as state and local governments, public authorities, school districts, hospitals, colleges and university and not-for-profits.
As a result of this work, Jamie has developed extensive experience providing services to large and complex governmental entities and has a deep knowledge of federal and state compliance and reporting requirements, Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) pronouncements, the NYS Public Authorities Accountability Act, as well as the evaluation and design of internal control systems over financial reporting and compliance. 
Jamie received his B.S. degree in accounting from Siena College in Loudonville, New York. 
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and New York State Society of Certified Public Accountant (NYSSCPA) and is a former chairman of the NYSSCPA’s Government Accounting and Auditing Committee.  Jamie is also a member of the Association of Government Accountants (AGA) and is the current president of the New York Capital Chapter of the AGA.