Peter Margaritis, CPA, MAcc
Peter Margaritis is President of Margaritis Financial Services, LLC D/B/A The Accidental Accountant that is an education and training business focused on the accounting profession.
Peter came up with the name The Accidental Accountant because he is right-brain person living in a left-brain business world. That's right, an accountant who sees the world creatively. He even performs stand-up and improvisational comedy.
His educational background includes a bachelor´s degree in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky, and a master´s degree in Accountancy from Case Western Reserve University.
In addition to running his own business, he is on faculty at Ohio Dominican University, Columbus State Community College, and the University of Maryland at University College. He has worked for companies such as Price Waterhouse, Victoria´s Secret Catalogue, Gap Inc. Direct, GBQ Partners, Barnett Bank, and C & S National Bank. For the past ten years he has worked in higher education, teaching accounting to both undergraduate and graduate college students.
Peter is a member of the American Institute of CPAs, Ohio Society of CPAs, and the Institute of Management Accountants. He is currently a member of the Ohio Society of CPAs' executive board of directors and has served on the board of trustees of the Ohio CPA Foundation.