Dennis G. Koch, CPA, CGFM

Degree in Professional Accounting – Midstate College, Peoria, Illinois, December, 1979
Certified Public Accountant – University of Illinois, February, 1984
Certified Government Financial Manager – Association of Government Accountants, December, 1996

Relevant Continuing Professional Education:
Retention of the CGFM certification requires a minimum of 80 hours of governmental-related continuing professional education on a biennial basis. Retention of the CPA license in Missouri and Illinois, and AICPA membership requires an average of 40 hours of continuing education each year. Government Auditing Standards requires a minimum of 24 hours of governmental-related continuing education in each two-year measurement period. Relevant CPE courses completed in the past three years include:

  • Audits of Not-for-Profit Organizations
  • Audits of Governmental Units
  • Review of Professional Standards
  • School District Audits

Professional Experience:
Dennis G Koch CPA (2007 – Present)

  • Sole proprietor in charge of all engagements
  • Shareholder in prior CPA Firm – January 1, 1997 to April, 2007
  • Audit Manager, staff member in prior CPA firm – May, 1983 to January 1, 1997
  • Illinois License 065-020366
  • Missouri License 9497R

Professional Organization Affiliations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants
    • Past Chairman, Audits of School Districts, Governmental Accounting and Technical
    • Standards Review Committees
  • Illinois Certified Public Accountants Society
  • Association of Government Accountants
  • Quincy, Illinois School District 172 Board of Education (1995-2003)
    • Past President, Board of Education
    • Chairman, Finance Committee
    • Chairman, Strategic Planning Committee