Warwick, RI — January 12, 2022 — DiSanto, Priest & Co., a certified public accounting and business advisory firm with over 50 years of service, is pleased to announce the promotion of Roxanne Melchiori to Partner, effective January 1, 2022. 

Roxanne began her career with the firm Markarian & Meehan, CPAs in June 1997, which merged with DiSanto, Priest & Co. in January 2018. She was most recently a principal and department chair in the Client Accounting Services Department. She has over twenty-eight years of experience in public accounting, and her practice concentration includes tax planning and compliance, and consulting services for privately-held businesses and individuals.  

Emilio Colapietro, Managing Partner of DiSanto, Priest & Co., says, “We are pleased to welcome Roxanne 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.”  

Roxanne received her undergraduate degree from Rochester Institute of Technology with a concentration in accounting. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Rhode Island and Connecticut Societies of Certified Public Accountants. Roxanne is a resident of Narragansett, Rhode Island.


About DiSanto, Priest & Co.

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