March, 2017 – Rochester, New York: EFPR Group, LLP is pleased to announce the appointment of Brett Schrader, CPA, Partner, to the Rochester Chapter of the American Red Cross Board of Directors. He will provide guidance and oversight with regards to the Services of Armed Forces Committee, a growing area within the American Red Cross.
Prior to his work in public accounting, Brett served as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps specializing in supply and logistics. “I have resisted many opportunities to join boards in the past. I never wanted to join a board for the sole reason of ‘bettering my career.’ I joined the American Red Cross because this is a cause I believe in. Assisting military families is something near and dear to my heart and I am excited to be a part of this organization,” said Brett.
Brett is a partner and head of EFPR Group’s Commercial Services Practice. He provides audit, review and consulting services to commercial enterprises in the closely held, private equity and public company arena. He has experience in numerous industries including manufacturing, construction, technology, telecommunications, software and service.
Brett graduated from the State University of New York at Geneseo with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting (summa cum laude) and a Masters in Accounting in 2008. He is also an active lecturer for the Service Corps. of Retired Executives (SCORE) of the Small Business Administration (SBA) on budgeting and cash management for start-up entities.
Brett lives in Avon, NY with his wife Carol and their two sons Alexander and Greyson.