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With much hard work and determination, Jennifer Denee of Wadsworth, graduated from The University of Akron! In all, the 1,259 candidates from 23 states and 25 countries earned 44 doctoral degrees; ...Fall 2017
Jennifer Denee of Wadsworth, OH, is among UA's finest during the fall 2017 semester. Denee, a full-time undergraduate student majoring in Accounting, earned a perfect 4.0 semester grade point aver...Fall 2017
Jennifer Denee of Medina, OH, is among UA's finest during the spring 2017 semester. Denee, a full-time undergraduate student majoring in Accounting, earned a perfect 4.0 semester grade point avera...Spring 2017
Activities & Affiliations
The Restored Church of God
Treasurer, Payroll AdministratorMarch 2002 - June 2016
♦ Led accounting department from organization’s infancy through growth stage.
♦ Took primary internal role in leading organization through 8 financial reviews and then 4 financial audits, acting as the lead contact with organization’s public accounting firm, SS&G/BDO USA.
♦ Supervised year-end closing process that included: reconciliation of revenues; tax-deductible contribution receipt issuance; local, state and federal filings; evaluations for possible UBIT scenarios; adjusting entries for depreciation/amortization, accrued wages and tax liabilities, deferred revenue, etc.
♦ Handled and processed all aspects of payroll, including all local, state and federal filings, for approximately 80-100 employees, some out-of-state, including a variety of special tax considerations for church and ministerial employees
♦ Led organization through a successful IRS payroll audit in 2012 for the tax year 2009
♦ Created and developed organization’s employee expense reimbursement policies for travel and business expenses in compliance with IRS regulations; also responsible for policy approval and enforcement
♦ Maintained fixed asset schedules and related journal entries that included constructing 60,000 sq. ft. of office space, purchasing 90+ acres of land, finance-purchasing ten adjacent residential properties, capital leases and notes payable for a variety of equipment and ongoing land and building improvements
♦ Developed, maintained and evaluated budgets for a variety of projects, events, and funds
Assistant Treasurer, Payroll AdministratorJune 2000 - March 2002
• Responsible for all daily, monthly and annual accounting and payroll functions
• Transitioned organization from entirely cash (checkbook) basis accounting to accrual basis accounting
• Implemented QuickBooks software to organize transactions and correctly recognize revenue and expenses
• Developed system for contribution receipts; supervised issuance of annual contribution receipts to hundreds of contributors in compliance with Internal Revenue Service guidelines
Jillian Mae's Closet
OwnerJanuary 2016 - Present♦ Founded and manages eBay store selling women’s brand name, professional career apparel. ♦ Sources, acquires, and manages clothing inventory. ♦ Creatively generating income from home while attending college full-time.