Baker Tilly Partner Helps Fight Kidney Disease

Monica Modi Dalwadi named to National Capital Kidney Foundation Board of Directors

WASHINGTON (July 14, 2014) – Accounting and advisory firm Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) today announced that Partner Monica Modi Dalwadi was elected to join the board of directors of the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) serving the National Capital Area starting on July 1, 2014. Dalwadi was invited to join the board because of her financial background and her commitment to giving back to the community.

 “We are excited that the National Kidney Foundation has recognized Monica’s commitment and know she will contribute her passion and knowledge to raising awareness and advancing prevention and treatment of kidney disease,” said Raina Rose Tagle, partner and leader of Baker Tilly’s risk and internal audit consulting practice. “Monica provides vital leadership in assisting many of the firm’s not-for-profit clients and participates in the firm’s Growth and Retention of Women (GROW) initiative. She actively serves her community and encourages the same from her colleagues.”

As a member of the board, Monica will leverage her financial knowledge and provide leadership to enhance the NKF’s public standing. Her role will help advance the mission and the vision of the organization at the regional level.

Dalwadi is a lead partner in the risk and internal audit consulting practice of Baker Tilly’s Washington, DC office. She has deep industry knowledge in not-for-profit and higher education, and focuses on risk, internal audit, and governance to help improve client operations, create effective strategies, regulate compliance, and develop controls around technology platforms.

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