Timothy J. Desmond


Timothy J. Desmond

A dedication to volunteerism and continued participation in various professional groups offer valuable insight into the best practices of effective organizations. I approach audits with a practical mindset and commitment to providing outstanding client service.

Timothy J. Desmond, CPA is a Partner of the Firm and currently serves as the Partner-in-Charge of the Employee Benefit Services Practice. Tim has approximately 30 years of experience in providing auditing and accounting services to a wide range of industry organizations and employee benefit plans.

Tim is a frequent instructor at PKF O’Connor Davies’ continuing professional education programs. He is an active speaker to employee benefit industry groups. Tim is a Past Chair of the Northeast Pension Benefits Liaison Group. In 2007, Tim was appointed to the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ (AICPA) Executive Committee overseeing the Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center (EBPAQC). PKF O’Connor Davies performs over 400 employee benefit plan audits each year.

Professional Affiliations & Civic Involvement

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
    • Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center
  • New Concepts for Living – Treasurer
  • Holiday Observers, Inc, Allendale, NJ – Treasurer


  • Certified Public Accountant (New York and New Jersey)