Donald W. Ashley, CPA - Partner
Don graduated from Immokalee High School and then from Florida State University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with a major in Accounting. He was awarded his CPA certificate in October, 1969.
Don served as a partner with the international accounting firm of Coopers & Lybrand L.L.P. for eighteen years and was the Director of Business Assurance for the Fort Myers office. During his career, he has also served on the staff of the Auditor General and was Finance Director for the Charlotte County District School Board.
In October 1999, Don was selected to be one of the four finalists for the position of Auditor General for the State of Florida.
Upon relocation of the C&L office in Fort Myers to Tampa, Don decided to open his own practice in Punta Gorda where he has lived for twenty years rather than relocate. Since opening in October 1997, the practice has grown and serves a wide variety of clients with their tax, accounting and auditing needs.
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