O'Connor & Drew P.C.

Steven J. Cohen

Principal, CPA, CGFM

Steven Cohen is a Principal in the Accounting and Auditing Department and has been with the firm since 1996. Steven specializes in the audits of higher education, government entities, not-for-profit organizations and automobile dealerships. Steven has consulted with numerous organizations to improve their profitability, internal controls structure and compliance with Federal and state laws and regulations.

Steven is a certified governmental financial manager (CGFM). This certification demonstrates his commitment to expanding his knowledge in the highly technical government area. Steven has managed other government audit engagements, including our incurred cost and overhead audits for the Massachusetts Highway Department and Central Artery Tunnel Project (a/k/a “The Big Dig”) and our internal control work for the U.S. Postal Service. Steven has also assisted two of his governmental clients to receive the Compressive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) certificate for excellence in financial reporting. In addition, he has presented numerous seminars on various higher education topics at conferences nationwide.

To contact, please email: [email protected] 

Areas of Expertise

Government entities
Higher education
Automobile dealerships
Not-for-profit organizations
Closely-held businesses


University of Massachusetts Amherst – Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting

Bentley University – Master of Science in Corporate Finance


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA)

National Association of College & University Business Officers (NACUBO)

Eastern Association of College & University Business Officers (EACUBO)

Awards and Designations
Certified Governmental Financial Manager (CGFM)


25 Braintree Hill Office Park
Suite 102
Braintree, MA 02184
Additional Locations


Phone:  617-471-1120
Fax:  617-472-7560
Email:  [email protected]


Monday-Friday: 8:00 - 5:00
Saturday & Sunday: Closed