Meet Patricia

Patricia McCarthy

Patricia McCarthy 

Patricia McCarthy has been in software training for over 22 years and her client list includes the Indiana CPA Society which awarded her its Outstanding Discussion Leader award.
Patricia is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA and also holds a M.B.A. from Babson College in Wellesley, MA.
She has worked in a variety of positions including audit, treasury, finance and operations.
Patricia was a full-time Lecturer in Butler University’s School of Business for six years. She has also taught at several of Indiana’s other universities. Patricia ‘s Excel articles can be found in a number of state CPA societies’ magazines, such as Indiana, Missouri, Arizona and Texas. She is certified as a MOS expert in Excel. Articles written by her can also be found in the Journal of Accountancy and the Accounting Web.

Excel Diva

Patricia also runs the Excel Diva Blog called “Chatting About Excel and More” which can be found at
The was recently included in the  Top 57 Blogs in The World For Learning Excel. She has also started a new blog on this site entitled Blog for CPAs which can be found on this site. It is geared to Excel topics but occasionally touches on accounting and tax issues.

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