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Dawn Olivardia




Executive summary

Dawn is the Florida Tax Partner In-charge of the Florida practice of Grant Thornton, which consists of offices in Fort Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando and Tampa. She brings with her more than 29 years of experience in public accounting.

Dawn’s specialization in tax has allowed her to serve hospitality and restaurant clients in many capacities including compliance, tax planning, mergers and acquisition consultation, tax controversy matters, tax accounting methods unique to timeshare and tax provision issues.


Professional qualifications and memberships

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants - Member
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants – Member
  • QUEST – Current Board of Directors
  • UCF Alumni Association – Past President
  • UCF Accounting Advisory Board – Past President



  • University of Central Florida, Master in the Science of Taxation
  • University of Central Florida, Bachelor of Business Administration

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