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Brian R. Dixon, CPA

Saginaw

Brian Dixon is a Principal in the Saginaw office. He leads the firm's Audit Services Group and is a member of the firm’s Health Care Services Group and Education Services Group. He joined Yeo & Yeo in 1998.

Expertise

  • Audits of healthcare organizations
  • Audits of local school districts
  • Audits of not-for-profit organizations
  • Audits of small businesses
  • Audits under government auditing standards
  • Single audits under OMB A-133 and 2 CFR 200

Professional Certifications and Education

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Northwood University, Bachelors in Accounting

Professional Membership

  • Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Michigan School Business Officials
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Leading Edge Alliance, Audit and Assurance Special Interest Group
  • Leading Edge Alliance, Nonprofit Special Interest Group

Publications/Seminars

  • "Single Audit Update - Be Prepared for Year-End," April 2013 for the Michigan School Business Officials conference
  • "School District Accounting and Auditing Update" for Saginaw Valley School Business Officials, 2013-2017
  • "Cafeteria Plans" for firm's Nonprofit Perspectives newsletter
  • "School District Accounting and Auditing Update," May 2012 for the MACPA conference
  • Various Yeo & Yeo in-house trainings
  • "Top Audit Issues for Community Health Centers," December 2013 for Michigan Primary Care Association Finance Managers Forum
  • "Major Changes to Federal Award Requirements," December 2014 for MPCA Finance Managers Forum        
  • "School District A-133 Update," March 2015 for Southwest Michigan School Business Officials
  • "District-Wide Conversion and Financial Statement Preparation," March 2015 for Southwest Michigan School Business Officials
  • "School District Accounting and Auditing Update," May 2015 for Michigan School Business Officials Annual Conference
  • "Ask the Auditor," May 2017 for Michigan School Business Officials Annual Conference
  • "Know Before Your Hire! Professional Standards for School Nutrition Program Employees," for the firm's Education Advisor eNewsletter, August 2017

Community Involvement

  • Hospital Finance Authority, Board member
  • Saginaw Area Jaycees, member, past President, and Treasurer
  • Frankenmuth Credit Union, Board Treasurer
  • Saginaw Public Schools Foundation, Board Treasurer
  • United Way of Saginaw County, Board Treasurer
  • Saginaw Area Jaycees Foundation, Board Member
  • Leadership Saginaw Alumnus