Dean Dorton, one of the region’s leaders of accounting, audit, tax, technology, cybersecurity, and business consulting services, launched a new Nonprofit Operations Diagnostic Assessment designed to assist nonprofit organizations measure critical control elements of risk, and provide an actionable plan to improve success.

Dean Dorton’s Nonprofit Operations Diagnostic Assessment will provide organizations with a transparent view of risk to their organizational structure, functions, and performance credibility by examining key risk areas organizations face. Risk areas included in the diagnostic assessment include:

  • Governance
  • Accounting and Financial
  • Revenue/Cash Receipts
  • Purchasing & Cash Disbursements
  • Vendor Management
  • Payroll & Human Resources
  • Technology
Kaydee Ruppert, Associate Director & Nonprofit Industry Leader, Dean Dorton

“Nonprofit organizations are the backbone of our communities and too often are tasked with solving complex issues with limited resources. We hope that this assessment can help quickly identify and remedy risks facing these organizations and allow them to focus on their mission.”

Kaydee Ruppert, Associate Director & Nonprofit Industry Leader, Dean Dorton

“Protecting value, creating opportunities, and optimizing success is our goal with this assessment. Organizations work hard to create value working towards their mission – we can help.”

The Nonprofit Operations Diagnostic Assessment costs $950 and is recommended on an annual basis. Organizations receive a one-hour consultation with a nonprofit industry expert and a one-page report providing a comprehensive organizational score, risk descriptions, and actionable recommendations for improvement that is explicitly tailored to the organization.

Dean Dorton’s nonprofit industry team consists of 55 audit, tax, and consulting professionals who are passionate about serving nonprofit clients and continue to deepen their knowledge of the industry. This assessment allows clients to leverage this base of industry expertise to better their organization through value added service.

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About Dean Dorton
Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC (Dean Dorton) provides an integrated suite of audit, tax, business management, consulting and technology solutions to companies throughout the region, nationally, and internationally. The firm helps clients strategize, adapt, and change in every stage of business, from startup to growth and proper succession planning. Dean Dorton emphasizes smart technology, leading a cloud revolution of financial, operational, and compliance tools that are transforming the way companies do business. For more information, visit