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Nick E. Cavaliere

Partner, CPA, CFE

Nick Cavaliere, partner with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, has been with the firm since 2005. He is a member of the public sector practice group and specializes in providing accounting and auditing services to local governmental entities, including school districts and counties


  • Partner-in-charge of financial and compliance related audit engagements for local governmental entities
  • Partner-in-charge of single audits in accordance with OMB Uniform Guidance Audit Guidelines
  • Provides outsourced controller services and training to local governments regarding monthly bank reconciliation issues
  • Consults with business managers and superintendents of school districts to improve fiscal policies
  • Provides assistance with accounting system implementations to ensure compliance with the Illinois Program Accounting Manual for school districts
  • Provides assistance in setting up accounting systems for electronic purchase requisition modules, human resource position control modules, and customized accounting reports to address specific system users needs throughout the year
  • Provides assistance in assessing internal controls within an organization and providing recommendations to mitigate identified risks in a cost effective manner


  • Illinois Association of School Business Officials
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • Illinois Government Finance Officers Association
  • Illinois CPA Society


University of Illinois at Chicago
Bachelor of Business, Accounting/Finance