Rick Covert, CPA, is a principal in the Audit Department at MBAF. Rick has been in practice since 1982 advising clients in the private and non-profit sectors. His wealth of experience affords his varied client base a well-rounded approach to their financial needs. Rick is also the principal-in-charge of the firm’s Non-Profit and Employee Benefit Plan Audit practices.
Rick served on the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Employee Benefit Plans Committee where he co-authored the “Audit and Accounting Guide: Employee Benefit Plans” for accounting practitioners.
His areas of expertise include automotive dealerships, business valuation, construction, employee benefit plans, healthcare, higher education, financial institutions, insurance, manufacturing, non-profit organizations, real estate, retail and wholesale/distribution. Rick joined MBAF in 1981 as a staff accountant and was promoted to principal in 1988.
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Employee Benefit Plans Committee
- Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Accountants’ Committee on Practice Review, Committee on Accounting Principles and Auditing Standards
- University of Florida – Bachelor of Science in Accounting
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