Out and About

25th Annual ACFE Global Fraud Conference

Steve was selected to speak for the fourth year in a row at the Annual Association of Certified Fraud Examiners Global Fraud Conference. This year marked the 25th anniversary of the organization and the qualification “CFE”. The conference was held in San Antonio, Texas at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and hosted approximately 3,000 attendees. Steve’s presentation addressed “Embezzlement within Municipalities: Far Reaching Impact on Taxpayers.”
25th Annual ACFE Global Fraud Conference

CTCPA Educational Trust Fund Award Winner 2014

Steve attended the New CPA and High School Scholarship award ceremony on Tuesday, June 3rd. He presented as the Chair of the CTCPA ETF and also awarded the annual scholarship to an outstanding student with an interest in forensic accounting. This year’s recipient was Daniel Purslow, a student at Cheshire High School.
CTCPA Educational Trust Fund Award Winner 2014

2014 CTCPA Community College Scholarship Luncheon

2014 CTCPA Community College Scholarship LuncheonAs of Monday, May 12th at the CTCPA Essential Event, Steve became the Chair of the CTCPA Education Trust Fund for the 2014 – 2015 year.

On Friday, May 9th Steve spoke with Community College Scholarship recipients and guests at a luncheon hosted at the CTCPA in Rocky Hill.

As the Chair Steve will work with a committee to raise and distribute scholarship funds to high school and college students within Connecticut.
2014 CTCPA Community College Scholarship Luncheon


Forensic Accounting Services sponsored Heather and Justine in the CTCPA Walk Like MADD event on Saturday, May 3rd in West Hartford, CT. The event raises money for Mothers Against Drunk Driving, an organization that supports the families of victims and works to strengthen DUI laws. Heather and Justine walked with fellow members of the New & Young Professionals (NYP) group within the CTCPA on the 1.7 mile loop through West Hartford shops and neighborhoods. Together Team CTCPA raised over $2,200, part of over $47,000 raised by all participants at the event! Great job!


2014 CCSU Scholarship

Steve attended the Central CT State University (CCSU) Award Ceremony on Sunday, April 27, 2014. The ceremony featured awards for Business, Accounting and Finance students at CCSU. CCSU also held an induction at the ceremony for new members of the CCSU Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society. The inductees will be the first members of this chapter.
CCSU Honors

We have the resources to get to the bottom of your most complex financial matters. Our team of forensic accountants brings a varied background of experience to each matter.

Heading the team is Stephen A. Pedneault. A CPA and forensic accountant, Steve is also a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) and is a Forensic Certified Public Accountant (FCPA). He brings thirty years of accounting and fraud investigation experience to the firm.