Rick Powell, CPA, is a Senior Vice President with Greenberg, Rosenblatt, Kull & Bitsoli, P.C. and has over 30 years of experience offering accounting, tax, and advisory services to closely-held businesses. His clients range from start-ups to multi-national organizations. He has volunteered as a mentor and judge in business plan contests and has worked with several organizations in assisting them with formalizing their business plans. Rick is Treasurer of The Venture Forum; Chair of the Better Business Bureau of Central New England; Board and Executive Committee member of the Worcester Regional Research Bureau; Finance Committee member and Chair of the Audit Committee of the Diocese of Worcester; In 2010/2011, Rick served as a member of the transition team of the Massachusetts State Auditor-Elect.