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Jessie T. Kanter, CPA


Jessie has nearly 20 years of experience in public accounting, providing accounting and auditing and tax services to privately-held companies in various industries. She specializes in the area of quality control.


Jessie provides audit services to clients in a variety of industries including manufacturing, construction, real estate, healthcare, not-for-profit organizations, and financial services. Her focus is in quality control of financial statement audits, in which she provides consulting on complex technical accounting matters, internal support, and review for Citrin Cooperman’s Providence, RI and Boston Metro offices.

In addition, Jessie specializes in employee benefit plans audits and business consulting. She assists clients and team members with the accounting for complex transactions and implementation of new accounting standards including the related financial statement disclosure.  

Prior to joining Citrin Cooperman in 2018, Jessie worked at regional and national accounting firms, including experience at a ‘Big 4’ accounting firm.

Education & Licenses

Bachelor of Science in Accounting at Husson University


Certified Public Accountant in the State of Massachusetts


Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Member, Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants (RISCPA)

Board Treasurer, Project Undercover, Inc.

Board Member, Friends of the Family Literacy Center of Lincoln, RI

Board Member, Narragansett Council of the Boy Scouts of America

Community Involvement

Treasurer, Project Undercover, Inc.

Board of Directors, Family Literacy Center of Lincoln, RI