Colette Theriot, CPA

Senior Manager, Audit and Accounting Department

Education, Certifications & Affiliations

  • University of New Orleans, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, 1997
  • Certified Public Accountant, Licensed in Louisiana
  • Continuing Professional Education of 40 to 60 hours per year
  • Member-American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Member-Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants

Significant Career Experience

Colette has over 20 years of accounting experience, in both industry and public accounting. She spent several years with a Louisiana non-profit before joining Wegmann Dazet in 2006.

Colette is a Senior Manager with the Firm in the Audit and Accounting Department. Her years of experience have been concentrated in the following areas:

  • Assisting clients in a wide range of industries including Not for Profits, Oil & Gas Service Companies, Technology, Professional Services, and Wholesalers
  • Performing pension, ERISA and 401(k) audits
  • Carrying out internal controls audits, analysis and development
  • Leading multiple levels of non-profit work –
    • assisting clients with reporting requirements related to the Louisiana Legislative Auditor and related to Single Audits,
    • helping clients understand their 990 and what information is needed to complete it
  • Training junior staff on audit and accounting work