L&Q Members Combine Talents to Launch CPA Consulting Firm

A DePaul degree can be a powerful tool in the real world, even more so when two alumni come together to form a company. Julio Rodriguez (MBA ’88) and Enrique Lopez (MST ’00) use their alumni connection as the backbone for managing LRC CPA Management, a successful CPA consulting firm startup, which they founded together…

Alumnus Matthew Dutkanych Establishes New Scholarship

Matthew Dutkanych (BUS ’83; MBA ’94) established the Unique Insurance Company Scholarship for DePaul students in 2015. The $25,000 scholarship fund was awarded to accounting and/or economics students in the fall quarter of 2015. The scholarship awards ranged between $2,500 and $5,000 and were for students from Chicago and its surrounding suburbs. “I established this…

Alumni Profile: Larry Sullivan

Larry Sullivan (BUS ’57) recently visited the Driehaus School of Business to reflect on his time as a student, an accountant and a founding member of Ledger and Quill. From the beginning Sullivan seemed destined for DePaul. In high school, Sullivan attended and graduated from the DePaul Academy when it was practically in the backyard…

L&Q Board Member Bill Vadbunker (BUS ’99, MST ’05)

“I am happy to be involved with the School of Accountancy & MIS as a way to express my gratitude for the tremendous support I received while at DePaul,” says Ledger & Quill board member Bill Vadbunker. According to Vadbunker, scholarships were a key factor that enabled him to participate in DePaul’s Strobel Honors program. Scholarship support…

Scholarship Sponsors Don and Irene McGovern

Don and Irene McGovern have a strong appreciation for the value of higher education. Having received their MBAs at DePaul, both moved on to successful careers, Don in accountancy and Irene in finance. Don and Irene realize how fortunate they were to have parents who were able to substantially pay for their education, allowing them to pursue their…

Deep Blue: David Franckowiak

Long-time Ledger & Quill member and Board member Dave Franckowiak is Chief Financial Officer for Grenzebach Glier and Associates (GG+A), consultants in philanthropic management, where he leads the financial and core operational areas of the firm.  He also provides financial leadership and guidance to management and consultants for the infrastructure supporting consulting and services to…