About Michelle

Michelle Scarpone is a director in the Assurance Services division of the Firm’s New Haven, Connecticut office. She has more than 20 years of experience in public accounting. Ms. Scarpone specializes in audit, tax and other financial services for privately held businesses. Her industry experience includes, but is not limited to, construction, engineering (specifically related to Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)), professional services, not-for-profits, healthcare, energy service companies, and employee benefit plans.

Professional & Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTCPA)
  • Professional Women In Construction (PWC) Connecticut Chapter, Communication Committee Member
  • New Haven Promise, Finance Committee Member

Articles, Seminars & Presentations

  • CICPAC White Paper on Lease Accounting for Contractors, CICPAC, December 2021
  • FAR Goes Beyond the A/E Firm to Affect Contractors, Construction Executive, November 2021
  • Effect of the New ASU 842 Leasing Standard, Crane Hot Line, July 2021
  • PPP+ERTC: What Contractors Can Do NOW to Maximize Benefits, Marcum LLP, May 2021
  • New Lease Accounting Standard: Deferred But Not Forgotten, Construction Executive, April 2021
  • How to Maximize the Power of Surety Credit, Construction Executive, March 2021
  • Get Ready for the New Lease Standard, Construction Executive, December 2020
  • Cash Is Still King: The Importance of Projecting Flow, Construction Executive, November 2020
  • Prepared, reviewed and presented in the Marcum Construction Lunch & Learn Seminars, 2019 and 2020
  • The Influence of FAR in Setting Project Pricing, Construction Executive, July 2020
  • Cash Flow and Credit Impacts Related to COVID-19, Construction Executive, April 2020
  • Comprehending and Maximizing Surety Credit, April 2020
  • Growing Influence of Technology on Construction Job Sites, Construction Executive, March 2020
  • The Importance of Maintaining a Healthy Balance Sheet, Construction Executive, November 2019
Industry Focus

Construction
Professional Services
Not-for-Profit
Healthcare
Energy Services

Education

Bachelor of Science, Accounting
Sacred Heart University