John has been in the public accounting industry since 1987. He started his own business in 1994 as a sole practitioner and merged into Grimaldi & Associates in 1995. He performs audits and consulting for manufacturing, distribution, wholesalers/retailers, processors, etc. He also performs IFRS audits and consulting for several international clients. John is also the lead of the Syracuse office fraud practice and is a Certified Fraud Examiner.
John and his wife are empty-nesters, with their children living all over the country. He is looking forward to the next phase of life as a grandparent. He has been a member of the Chadwick Residence BOD, a transitional living and life organization for homeless women and children since 2003. He receives endless satisfaction from helping the organization fulfill their mission and helping hundreds of homeless women and children in need.
- CFE – Certified Fraud Examiner
- CVA – Certified Valuation Analyst
- The Chadwick Residence – Board Member since 2003; President 2010-2012, 2017 to Present