Joe Laclair

Assurance Partner


BDO Harrisburg Office



Executive Summary

With more than 31 years of public accounting experience, Joe LaClair is a partner in both BDO’s Assurance and Financial Institutions Practices. He provides services to several publicly traded and privately held financial institutions with an emphasis on accounting, financial reporting and internal control matters, in either the lead or concurring partner role.

Prior to joining BDO, Joe worked with both national and regional accounting firms, where he devoted his time to serving clients in the financial services industry. He also has experience in the manufacturing & distribution and insurance industries.

As the Managing Partner of the Harrisburg and Reading offices, Joe is responsible for the overall performance and strategic direction of the Central Pennsylvania Assurance Practice. He has served on the strategic planning committees of two top 50 U.S. accounting firms and speaks at various firm and industry events.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Independent Bankers Association of New York State
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers
Pennsylvania Bankers Association  
Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants


B.S., Utica College