Lori A. Enochs Earns Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) Credential
05/19/2014

Lori A. Enochs, CPA, with the firm Torkelson & Associates CPA’s, LLP of Petaluma completes Valuation Analyst certification process.

Online PR News – 19-May-2014 – Petaluma, CA – The Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) designation is the only valuation credential accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), the accreditation body of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE).

Valuation expert Lori A. Enochs, CPA, with the firm Torkelson & Associates CPA’s, LLP has successfully completed the certification process with the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts™ (NACVA®) to earn the Certified Valuation Analyst® (CVA®) credential. The CVA credential is granted only to qualified individuals with considerable professional experience in the field of business valuation.

“The CVA designation is an indication to the business, professional, and legal communities that recipients have met NACVA’s rigorous standards of professionalism, expertise, objectivity, and integrity in the field of business valuation, financial consulting, and related consulting disciplines,” stated Parnell Black, MBA, CPA, CVA, Chief Executive Officer of NACVA.

“NACVA’s CVA designation is the only valuation credential accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies® (NCCA®), the accreditation body of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence™ (ICE™),” Black added.

To become accredited by NACVA, the candidate is required to successfully complete an intensive training and testing process. An initial requirement to becoming a CVA is that the applicant either be a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) holding an active, valid, and unrevoked CPA license in his or her state, or hold a business degree and/or an MBA (Masters of Business Administration), or higher business degree, from an accredited college or university. Further, those without a CPA license must have two years or more of full-time or equivalent experience in business valuation and related disciplines. Those who have earned the CVA credential must be recertified every three years in order to maintain their credential.

For more information about Torkelson & Associates CPA’s, LLP business valuation, accounting, financial consulting, and related consulting services, contact Lori A. Enochs at (707) 795-2691or via e-mail at Lori@tnacpas.com.

About Torkelson & Associates CPA’s, LLP:
Over the past 20 years, Torkelson & Associates CPA’s, LLP has continued to provide quality, personalized financial guidance to individuals and businesses in Petaluma and beyond. Our goal is to continue to build on our successes and apply our taxation and accounting expertise for our clients well into the future.

About the NACVA:
Headquartered in Salt Lake City, UT, the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts™ (NACVA®) is a global, professional association that delivers training from the nation’s leading experts in consulting fields such as business valuation, financial litigation forensics, expert witnessing, forensic accounting, fraud risk management, mergers and acquisitions, business and intellectual property damages, fair value, healthcare consulting, and exit strategies. Along with its training and certification programs, NACVA offers a range of support services, reference materials, software, and customized databases to enhance the professional capabilities and capacities of its members. NACVA is a member of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence™ (ICE™). NACVA's Certified Valuation Analyst® (CVA®) designation is the only valuation credential accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies® (NCCA®), the accreditation body of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence.