Thomas R. Palmer, CPA

Tom has been with the Dermody, Burke & Brown for over fifteen years.  As a Senior Manager in the Auditing & Accounting department, his experience in public accounting includes various external and internal audit engagements for not-for-profit organizations, school districts, and for profit entities.  As a member of the Governmental niche and Not-for-Profit niche, Tom has served as a lead auditor for a variety of organizations, including those receiving funds from the NYS Education Department, Health and Human Services, OASAS, HUD, and United Way. 

He meets each of the continuing professional education (CPE) requirements imposed by the “Yellow Book” issued by the Government Accountability Office and has presented at the Central New York State School Boards Association’s Financial Training for New School District Board Members.  Tom is also a member of the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Institute of Internal Auditors.  He is a graduate of the State University of New York at Geneseo.

Contact Tom at 315.471.9171 or