VSH CPAs Announces Promotion of Robert Dowdle to Senior Assurance Manager


January 17, 2024, Bellingham, WA – VSH CPAs, a leading accounting and consulting firm, is delighted to announce the promotion of Robert Dowdle, CPA, MPAcc, to Senior Assurance Manager.  

Robert Dowdle, who began his journey at VSH CPAs as an intern in 2017, has consistently shown exceptional expertise and commitment in accounting. Prior to his latest promotion, Robert made significant contributions to the firm in his role as Assurance Manager, particularly in the areas of assurance engagements and financial statement reporting, with a focus on nonprofit organizations, employee benefit plans, and large businesses. 

“Robert’s elevation to Senior Assurance Manager is a testament to his outstanding leadership and deep analytical acumen,” said Kathy Herndon, Partner at VSH. “His ability to navigate complex projects with precision and insight makes him an invaluable asset to our Audit and Assurance team and clients.” 

Robert is a magna cum laude graduate of Western Washington University, where he was recognized as the Outstanding Graduate in the accounting program. He further honed his expertise with a master’s degree in public accounting from the same university. Actively involved in the professional community, Robert is affiliated with Technology Alliance Group for Northwest Washington. 


About VSH CPAs 

VSH CPAs is a premier accounting firm serving growing privately held businesses in the United States as well as international business expanding into the U.S. and Global families. Located in Bellingham and Burlington, the firm is renowned for its extensive advisory and consulting services.   VSH CPAs excels in providing strategic business consulting, valuation services, litigation support, state and local taxation advice and U.S./Canada cross-border and international taxation services.  

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