Ivona Gal, CPA

Supervisor, Orland Park

Experience

Ivona has over 20 years of experience in public accounting specializing in audit and accounting engagements for small to mid-size closely held firms. Prior to entering public accounting, she has worked in the banking industry and in the non-profit arena.

The industries Ivona serves include – manufacturing, distribution/wholesale, professional services, government, non-profit, transportation, construction, and real estate.

Ivona is bi-lingual and is fluent in Polish.

Ivona also has experience using SAP Financial Accounting Module software.

Education & Certifications

  • B.S. Accounting, DePaul University, Chicago, 1998
  • Licensed Certified Public Accountant, Illinois, 2001
  • Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor®
    • QuickBooks Online
  • Bill.com Certified
  • Sage Intacct Certified Specialist
  • Sage Intacct Implementation Specialist

Professional & Civic Organizations

  • Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS), Member
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Member
  • Polish Roman Catholic Union of America, Member
  • Wesoly Lud Polish Folk Dance Company, Board Member
  • Southwest Center of Polish Dancing, Board Member
  • Parent Faculty Association District 118, Member
  • Katherine Court Condo Association, Former Secretary
  • Palos District 118 Parent Faculty Association, Treasurer
  • James R. Jordan Foundation, Co-Chair of the Advisory Board

Awards & Honors

  • Dean’s Scholarship Award, DePaul University