Phoenix, AZ (September 13, 2022) – Jennings, Strouss & Salmon, P.L.C. is pleased to announce it has strengthened the Firm’s Accounting Department with the addition of Dale C. Kennedy as the Director of Accounting. Mr. Kennedy’s approach focuses on values, corporate objectives, and strategic planning to directly impact success, growth, and profit.
“Dale’s accounting acumen and proven leadership abilities will serve as a great asset to our team here at JSS. Our accounting department is thrilled to have him as a mentor and department head,” said Brenda Bicking, Chief Operating Officer. “With the addition of Dale, we will be in the position to deliver greater efficiencies to our clients. He has an essential understanding of the importance of developing relationships built on collaboration and communication. Dale’s resourcefulness and drive make him ideal to help chart the course for the next 80 years of success at the Firm.”
Mr. Kennedy has over 17 years of experience as an accomplished and focused finance leader, demonstrating excellence in meticulously analyzing, reporting, and consolidating financial data. Prior to joining Jennings Strouss, he served as the Director of Corporate Accounting at Universal Technical Institute, where he led strategic financial planning, budgeting and forecasting, SOX compliance, P&L management, contract negotiations, risk assessment and mitigation, financial reporting, and team leadership and training.
“I am eager to step into this role at Jennings Strouss, and apply my knowledge and experience to the law firm environment,” said Kennedy. “I look forward to working with the accounting team to build on the strong foundation that is already in place.”