Joseph F. Skoda, CPA, has been in the practice of public accounting for over 50 years. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from John Carroll University, and he is the Ohio State Director of the National Society of Accountants, Chairman of the Ohio IRS Tax Liaison Forum, and co-founder of the Ohio Leadership Institute.
He has held distinguished offices in many professional, community, social and service organizations, such as Past President of the Public Accountants Society of Ohio and District Governor of Rotary International.
In 1993, Joe was named Accountant Advocate of the Year by the Cleveland District of the U.S. Small Business Administration and Person of the Year by the Ohio Vocational Association. He was recognized as the Outstanding Individual Contributor of 1994 to Vocational Technical Education and the American Workforce by the National Association of State Directors of Vocational Technical Education.