ACS Business and Accounting
Solutions, LLC Managing Members

Andrea C. Shorter, CPA
Managing Member & President

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ACS has shown the kind of initiative that is necessary to be successful over the long term in the public accounting field.

– Linda R. Moore Founder & Executive Director Elsie Whitlow Stokes Community Freedom Public Charter School

ACS believes communication is a never ending cycle. Interaction with Key Stakeholders is essential.

– Andrea C. Shorter, CPA Managing Member ACS Business and Accounting Solutions, LLC

ACS has demonstrated expert knowledge of the needs of charter schools in the District of Columbia and has a proven track record of delivering services in a timely manner.

– Cassandra Pinkney Executive Director, Eagle Academy Public Charter School

Once the ACS proposal was selected by Eagle Academy Public Charter School, Ms. Shorter and her team immediately became involved with the mission and vision of our school.

– Dr. Joe Smith COO/CFO, Eagle Academy Public Charter School


ACS is exceedingly involved in ensuring our clients are kept up-to-date with new developments affecting your industry. Our priority is to ensure the ACS Team and our clients are provided the knowledge to progress together. One way our organization has found to be very effective is through seminars and workshops. We partner with local city and state School Boards, Associations and business experts to provide information and training to our team and clients.

By hosting and presenting a series of seminars focused on addressing issues that your industry encounters, we succeed as a whole. Some of our workshops have included:

Financial Pitfalls Charter Schools Encounter and How to Avoid Them
Financial Audit & Audit Preparation
Securing Private Donations
Access to Federal Funding
Fraud and Corruption Prevention
Integrity and Ethics in the Workplace
Internal Controls Policy
Whistle Blower Policy
PCS Oversight Process
Reconciliation of Grant Applications

ACS currently hosts an annual workshop in conjunction with the District of Columbia Public Charter School and the District of Columbia Association of Public Chartered Schools on multiple challenges charter schools face.

Give our office a call to discuss how ACS can host a seminar or workshop at your location!