Dasha is a Staff Accountant on our Financial Operations & Compliance team. Dasha supports the operations by managing Accounts Payable, month-close procedures, and assisting in the development of internal controls.
Dasha comes from public accounting background with almost 2 years of service in tax and audit at Moss Adams LLP. Dasha has experience in tax return and tax provision preparation, research and IRS communications on behalf of clients ranging from individuals to multi-million corporations. Dasha is skilled at financial statement details analysis, internal controls appraisal, and ensuring procedures, policies and legislation compliance. During her time as an auditor, Dasha provided assurance services to clients in various industries, including financial services, energy and natural resources, industrial manufacturing, and consumer and retail.
Dasha is passionate about sustainability and transforming the U.S. financial reporting framework through inclusion of sustainability measures. She believes that it is possible to do well by doing good and that conducting business in a sustainable and ethical way maximizes benefits for all stakeholders.
Dasha earned her Post-Baccalaureate certificate in Accounting from Portland State University in 2015. Dasha also holds a magna cum laude Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology/Honors from Portland State University. In 2010-2011, Dasha was a recipient of Open Society Foundations grant that allowed her to study at Duke University for a school year and volunteer with the local community.
Dasha is fluent is Ukrainian and Russian. In her spare time, Dasha enjoys traveling, training Brazilian jiu-jitsu, reading, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.