MST, DePaul University
MBA Finance, DePaul University
BA Political Science, DePaul University
Certified Public Accountant (Illinois)
Joseph Ferrari has been an adjunct professor in the School of
Accountancy and MIS at DePaul University since 2010. He has 40 years of
experience in the accounting profession that covers a broad range of experience
in both public accounting and industry. For the last 25 years he has developed
and managed his own practice, Joseph G. Ferrari CPA, LLC, where he provides a
wide range of accounting and tax services to businesses and individuals.
Ferrari began his career as an auditor at the accounting firm Topel Forman, LLC.
He then went into industry where he gained experience working in and managing
various corporate accounting functions including internal audit, internal
management reporting, and SEC reporting. This diverse set of accounting
experiences led to him managing various accounting functions as an Assistant
Controller. He eventually used that set of corporate experiences to start his