About Loretta Simmons
Loretta E. Simmons, CPA, PC, is a cash flow wizard, and has helped hundreds of clients in the metro Detroit and Tri-County area avoid cash shortfall surprises with her cash flow projection tools. Loretta’s resourcefulness and dedication to her clients set her firm apart from other CPA firms that offer accounting and bookkeeping services to small businesses. If you’ve ever said, “Oh my goodness, there’s not enough money for payroll,” Loretta can help.
Loretta provides controller services, bookkeeping, and QuickBooks consulting and training to small businesses. She has even helped clients research employee embezzlement to assist with prosecution; we hope you don’t need that service, but we’re here if you do. Frequently, Loretta works with business owners and bank loan officers on cash flow projections, budgets, and financing requests. She also helps clients set up their accounting systems.
Strong in QuickBooks, she has earned the following certifications:
- Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor
- Advanced Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor
- Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor – Online Edition
- Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor – QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions
- Certified QuickBooks ProAdvisor – Point-of-Sale
- Xero Certified
Loretta serves clients in Rochester Hills, Rochester, Auburn Hills, Troy, Pontiac, Waterford, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Royal Oak, Farmington Hills, Oakland, Macomb, Wayne, Lapeer and surrounding areas.
Prior to starting her own firm, Loretta worked for nearly twenty years in a management consulting firm that specialized in cash flow management, turnaround services, and fraud examinations. She also has experience working in an accounting firm preparing financial statements as well as tax returns.
Loretta is a CPA in the State of Michigan and earned her degree in accounting from Walsh College of Accountancy and Business Administration. When she is not working, she enjoys family activities, karaoke, reading, knitting, and sewing.