Since its founding in 1983 by Patrick E. Corbin, Corbin & Company has grown to include six CPA's and three other professionals. During that time the Firm, based in Chesapeake, VA, has emerged as one of the premier accounting practices for individuals and small business in the Hampton Roads area. Pat Corbin is also recognized as one of the top business valuators in the State of Virginia as well as an established expert witness in litigation support. With a client base of over a thousand individuals, partnerships, corporations, estates and trusts, Corbin & Company has the expertise to handle almost any accounting engagement. The Firm prides itself on paying close attention to clients' needs and providing individualized and attentive service to all of its customers.
Meet our people:
Patrick E. Corbin, CPA
Patrick E. Corbin, CPA is the founder of Corbin & Company. He is a 1976 graduate from Virginia Tech with a B.S. in Accounting. Pat is involved with all aspects of the firm, but focuses much of his time in the areas of business valuation and litigation support. Pat has qualified as an expert witness in Federal Court in Norfolk, Virginia; Baltimore, Maryland and Houston, Texas. Likewise, he has qualified as an expert in the Circuit Court of Virginia in numerous cities and counties within Virginia. He has been voted as a "Super CPA" in the fields of business valuation and litigation support by his peers as reported in Virginia Businessmagazine for the years 2002 through 2012. In addition to litigation support, Pat assists clients with tax and estate planning and general business consultation.
Kevin M. Allison, CPA
Kevin Allison graduated with a B.A. in accounting from Old Dominion University in December 1991 and joined Corbin & Company in January of 1992. Kevin received his certified public accountant license in October 1993. He is responsible for audit and tax engagements for a diverse group of clients. While he primarily focuses on construction contractors and homeowner/condominium associations, Kevin spends ample amounts of time on individual, corporate and partnership income tax returns, reviews and compilations of financial statements, profit sharing plan audits, non-profit organization audits, and information technology. Kevin is a member of the American Institute of Cerifited Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Kevin has been voted as a "Super CPA" in the field of assurance services by his peers as reported in Virginia Businessmagazine in 2006 and 2007 as well as 2009 through 2012.
Donna Cheefetz, CPA
Donna Cheefetz is a CPA at Corbin & Company. She joined the Firm in September 2001. Donna works primarily on audits, reviews and compilations of financial statements. She also prepares individual and corporate tax returns. Her prior experience includes working with Ernst & Young, LLC and Coopers & Lybrand, LLC on a variety of audit and tax clients. Donna received her B.S.B.A. in Accounting from Old Dominion University. Donna is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accounts.
Shelly Corbin Reid
Shelly Reid joined the Firm in October 2010 and works primarly on audits, reviews, and compilations of financial statements, as well as on individual and corporate tax returns. Prior to joining the firm, she spent two years working with KPMG, LLP in Norfolk, Virginia on a variety of audit engagements, with a focus on healthcare providers.Shelly is a 2008 graduate of Virginia Tech with a B.S. in Accounting.She is currently working to pass the CPA examination.
Rori Dellinger is the Bookkeeper at Corbin & Company. She joined the Firm in July 2006. Rori is our hands-on person for QuickBooks and Peachtree accounting software and primarily provides write-up and payroll tax services and training for both Quickbooks and Peachtree. Prior to joining Corbin & Company, Rori was the Assistant Accounting Manager at TechnoTraining, Inc. Rori is a 2004 Cum Laude graduate of Strayer University with a B.S. in Accounting. Her future goals include sitting for the CPA exam.
Andrew T. Martin, CPA
Andrew Martin joined Corbin & Co. in July 2004. He focuses much of his time on various audit and tax engagements in the construction contracting and retail sales areas. Andrew also works on a wide range of individual, fiduciary, partnership, and corporate tax returns as well as review and compilation engagements. Prior to joining the Firm, Andrew earned his CPA certification in 2003 while working for the big four public accounting firm of KPMG in the Tysons Corner, Virginia Office. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants, and he serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accounts. Andrew is Past President of the Board of Directors and current member of the Tidewater Chapter of the VSCPA and has also served on the Board of Directors of the VSCPA Educational Foundation. Andrew was selected by the VSCPA Board of Directors as one of five of "The Top Five CPAs Under 35" in 2010 in recognition of his professional accomplishments and contributions to the CPA profession in Virginia. He was also voted as a "Super CPA" in the category of Young CPAs by his peers as reported in Virginia Businessmagazine for the years 2005 through 2012. He holds a BBA degree in Accounting from The College of William and Mary.
Holly Corbin Martin, CPA/ABV
Holly Corbin Martin joined the Firm in 2004 and works primarily in the areas of business valuation and litigation support services. In addition, she prepares individual, partnership, corporate and fiduciary income tax returns. She is accredited in business valuation by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Acountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. She has qualified as an expert witness in Circuit Court of Virginia in several cities and was voted as a "Super CPA" in the fields of business valuation and litigation support by her peers as reported in Virginia Business magazine for the years 2009 through 2012. Prior to joining the firm, Holly was an analyst at JPMorgan Private Bank in New York City where she focused on client portfolio management for the Private Investments Group. Holly holds a B.B.A. in Accounting and a B.A. in Economics from The College of William and Mary.
Theresa O. Rohm, CPA
Theresa Rohm, CPA, began working at Corbin and Company in 1991. She has concentrated her efforts in the audit and tax areas for small businesses. Her industry specializations include credit unions, mortgage banking entities, construction companies, non-profit groups and specific audits required by certain government entities. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Theresa is a 1985 Cum Laude graduate of the University of South Alabama with a B.S. in Accounting.
Cheri Wray is the Administrative Assistant at Corbin & Company. She joined the Firm in March of 2008 with several years of experience in administration and finance, enabling her to assist the Firm in any capacity as needed. She enjoys being the first point of contact for the Firm's clients.