Stephen Ritchey

Stephen Ritchey

Assurance Partner


BDO McLean Office



Executive Summary

Steve Ritchey brings more than 20 years of varied public accounting and corporate financial experience to BDO USA, LLP clients. His primary responsibilities include audits, reviews and compilations to companies in various industries such as government contracting, software development, biomedical, construction contracting, and hospitality.

Steve oversees multiple client engagements for companies ranging from emerging businesses to large middle market enterprises. He has performed a wide variety of engagements, including management consulting, accounting, regulatory consulting, and litigation support.

Prior to joining BDO, Steve served as a Partner at Argy, Wiltse & Robinson, P.C. He was also the Chief Financial Officer of a large real estate owner / operator / developer, primarily in the hospitality industry. As CFO, his responsibility included oversight of financial performance. He was also instrumental in raising $100 million capital. Prior to Steve’s CFO assignment, he was a Director at American Express Tax and Business Services (now RSM McGladrey) where he assisted in running the national practice for government contractors and technology companies.

Steve was recognized as a 2012 SmartCPA by SmartCEO magazine after being nominated by clients for the award based on leadership, expertise and accomplishments in the profession.

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Contractors Council
Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce, Greater Washington Government Contractors Council           
MissionLink, Founding Member
Small Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum
Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants


B.S., Accounting, West Virginia University