Rick McDonough, CPA

Richard McDonough, President & CEO

Founder of Avastar CPA & Consulting, Inc. and brings over 20 years of experience in accounting and financial reporting working for companies in the life insurance and manufacturing sectors. His former employers include Hillenbrand Industries, Forethought Life Insurance Company, Great American Financial Resources, Ohio National Financial Services, and Union Central Life Insurance. Richard has held several senior level positions including Director of Financial Reporting and Treasurer of Forethought Life Insurance Company and Director of Technical Accounting for Hillenbrand Industries. Richard has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from The College of Mount Saint Joseph and is a Certified Public Accountant. Richard is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Ohio Society of CPA's.