COVID-19 Safety Guidelines for Akron Office

We’re excited to continue welcoming back staff, clients and visitors to our Akron Office. To help limit exposure in our office environment, we ask that all associates and visitors adhere to our safety guidelines and social distancing practices.

Danielle J. Kimmell



3421 Ridgewood Road, Suite 300

Akron, OH 44333


About Danielle

Industry & Service Expertise


With nearly 20 years of public accounting experience, Danielle focuses on serving large, middle-market, privately held companies in a variety of industries including manufacturing and distribution. She also has significant experience in the area of employee benefit plans, as well as consulting on issues arising in middle-market business settings, including audit, compliance and tax issues.

Danielle was named partner in 2009.



Professional and Civic Memberships and Activities

Awards and Accolades

  • Walsh University, Women of Distinction, Distinguished Service Award, 2012
  • ATHENA Akron Young Professional Award recipient, 2010
  • United Way of Summit County Young Philanthropist of the Year, 2009
  • Greater Akron Chamber’s “30 for the Future,” 2007


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When Owners Hang On Too Long: The Business of Letting Go

When you’ve devoted your life and career to the success and sustainability of your business – the business you, your parents or grandparents may have started – oftentimes it’s hard to let go.  But staying on isn’t always what’s. Read More >>

Internal Control Essentials for Retirement Plans

When was the last time you closely examined your retirement plan’s internal controls? If the answer is “not sure” or “a while ago,” then there is no time like the present to conduct a thorough assessment on your internal. Read More >>

Monitoring Service Provider Performance: The Role of Type II SOC 1 Reports

It’s not uncommon for sponsors of employee benefit plans to outsource key functions like accounting and recordkeeping to third-party service providers. But this doesn’t absolve plan sponsors the responsibility for monitoring these key functions adequately or the overall financial. Read More >>

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