Diane Handshue is the Accounting Manager at Innovation Works where her primary responsibilities include fund accounting, general cost allocations, and reconciliations. She works with the Controller to analyze federal and state grants and maintains compliance documentation which includes preparation of financial reports, tracking of matching expenses for grant contracts, and preparing proposals, budgets, and final reports. Diane also works with our portfolio companies providing guidance on the preparation of IW investment summary budgets and final reports.
Prior to joining Innovation Works, Diane spent more than fifteen years in public accounting at Maher Duessel, CPAs where she gained a variety of experience managing and performing audits of not-for-profit organizations and governments, as well as compliance and grant audits.
Diane is a CPA and 2003 graduate of Duquesne University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.