(Warwick, Rhode Island) — February 1, 2019 — DiSanto, Priest & Co., a certified public accounting and business advisory firm with over 50 years of service, is pleased to announce the promotion of Heather Prew, CPA, MST, to Partner, effective January 1, 2019. Heather began her career with the firm in 1997, and most recently served as a Principal in the Middle Market Department. She has over twenty-one years of experience in public accounting, and her practice concentration includes tax planning and compliance, financial reporting, and consulting services for privately-held businesses and individuals.

Emilio Colapietro, Managing Partner of DiSanto, Priest & Co., says, “We are pleased to welcome Heather to the partnership team and look forward to her continued contributions to our clients and the firm overall as we seek to remain one of the largest independently owned and operated, multi-service professional services firms in Southern New England.”

Heather received her undergraduate degree from Bridgewater State College (Bridgewater, MA) with a concentration in Accounting, as well as a Master of Science degree in Taxation from Bryant University (Smithfield, RI). She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants (RISCPA). She also serves on the Finance Council of Saint John Paul II Parish in Pawtucket. Heather is a resident of Pawtucket, Rhode Island.

DiSanto, Priest & Co. serves as business advisors for today’s leading privately-held companies, with teams dedicated to serving the manufacturing, distribution, retail, real estate, construction, professional services, and technology industries. As a firm purposely built to serve privately-held businesses, it provides the full array of tax planning, tax compliance, and wealth advisory services to the owner-operators of those closely-held entities. Learn more at DiSantoPriest.com.