Patricia Duperron

National Assurance Practice Director-Governmental


BDO Grand Rapids Office



Executive Summary

Patricia Duperron has more than 20 years of public accounting experience providing assurance services to a variety of nonprofit organizations.  She has significant expertise in federal programs and single audit compliance, auditing a variety of programs for nonprofit organizations.

Patricia is a member of BDO’s Nonprofit and Education Practice and leads the West Michigan Nonprofit Industry Group, where she oversees all Nonprofit and Education clients within the market.  In addition to this role, she also performs internal inspections of BDO offices and reviews nonprofit financial statements for BDO offices and alliance firms across the country. She teaches at firm seminars several times each year, including BDO’s two-day National Nonprofit and Governmental Industry Conference each spring and writes articles for the quarterly Nonprofit Standard newsletter. She was recently nominated to represent BDO on the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Group.

Professional Affiliations

AICPA State and Local Government Expert Panel
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Association of Government Accountants
Government Finance Officers Association
Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants
Michigan Department of Education A-133 Referent Group
Michigan School Business Officials


B.B.A., Professional Accounting, University of Michigan