Jessica Canfield, CPA, joins Perry & Associates

CAMBRIDGE, Ohio — Jodey Altier, president and managing partner of Perry & Associates, Certified Public Accountants, A.C. announced that Jessica Canfield, CPA, is practicing in the newly opened Perry & Associates’ office in Cambridge.

“We are so excited to have Jessica Canfield joining us in our Cambridge office,” Altier said. “Jessica comes to us with vast experience working with various accounting clients, which is perfect for our Cambridge office.”

Jessica completed her bachelor of arts degree in accounting and business from Muskingum College (now University) in New Concord, Ohio, and received her Ohio CPA license in 2006. She is a member of the Ohio Society of CPAs and the AICPA.

Originally from North Canton, Ohio, Jessica moved to New Concord to pursue a degree in accounting and was offered a job in Cambridge upon graduation. She fell in love with the area and has lived in Cambridge and New Concord for the past 18 years.

Jessica most recently worked at Muskingum University as the accountant and treasury manager. In addition, she owned her own accounting practice, JLC Accounting Services LLC since 2010, where she specialized in QuickBooks consulting. Prior to that, she worked for Rea & Associates for 10 years.

When asked about the opportunity to join Perry & Associates in the new Cambridge office, Canfield said, “I enjoy working with different types of industries and businesses, and I am looking forward to the possibility to grow with a larger firm.”

She explained one of her favorite parts is “getting to know my clients, listening to their future plans and, helping them reach those milestones in their businesses and in their personal lives.”

Canfield is married and has two young boys, ages 5 and 2. She enjoys being involved in the community and in the past has played an essential part in the United Way, the American Heart Association and Relay for Life.

Canfield is accepting new clients in the Cambridge office, located at the PNC Building, Suite 300, 749 Wheeling Ave., and can be reached at 740-435-3417.