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H2R CPA Announces New Partner

H2R CPA announced that Nathan Shaffer, CPA, joined the firm as Accounting & Assurance Partner effective November 1, 2023. As Partner, Nate will be an integral member of the firm’s new generation of leadership, working together to chart an innovative course for the firm’s future as part of a comprehensive succession plan.

In his role as Partner, Nate will provide leadership for the firm’s Accounting & Assurance client service team while offering guidance and best practices for complex client engagements. He will collaborate closely with H2R CPA’s partner team to ensure the highest level of quality client service and to deliver valuable insight for the firm’s clients.

“It’s an exciting time at H2R CPA as we transition our leadership team for the future and we’re glad to have Nate on board,” said Kieran O’Dea, Managing Partner of H2R CPA. “Nate brings a wealth of experience and knowledge as well as a new and youthful perspective to our partner team. We look forward to working with Nate to optimize the firm’s service capabilities and to serve as a positive role model and mentor for our younger team members,” he added.

“I am pleased and honored to join the partner team at H2R CPA,” said Nate. “I look forward to contributing my perspective to the firm, enhancing the firm’s team member and client experiences, and helping to continue the firm’s 65-year legacy of quality and success,” he continued.

With nearly 20 years of public accounting experience, Nate started his career in 2006 at a regional CPA firm while spending the last 10 years at a National accounting firm where he most recently held the position of Assurance Director. His experience includes the full range of assurance services, including financial statement audits, reviews and compilations, as well as employee benefit plan audits. Additionally, Nate enjoys assisting clients with challenges such as implementing new accounting standards, as well as providing insight regarding cost reduction strategies and delivering a wide range of general business consulting services. His professional practice has concentrated primarily on serving closely held middle market firms in the construction, manufacturing & distribution and service industries with revenues ranging from $10 million to in excess of $500 million. Nate is a graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and is a Certified Public Accountant.