Lynnette Richmann and Sonny Brandtner have joined LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors as directors.

[IMGCAP(1)] The two will co-lead the firm’s Risk Advisory Services practice, where they will assist clients to meet their risk and governance needs while optimizing operational performance.

[IMGCAP(2)]Richmann’s primary industry focus is on health care and information technology, and Brandtner’s is on energy. They will work toward improving C-level decision-making, control risks, and generate improved performance for the firm’s clients.

The Risk Advisory Services practice will provide business process improvement, internal audit, internal controls, and information technology services.

“Responding to the increasing control and security risks in the business environment and our professional commitment to anticipating our clients’ needs, LaPorte had no hesitation in making this significant investment in risk advisory services,” LaPorte’s president and CEO said in a statement. “We are particularly pleased with the high-level professionals who are now leading this practice.”