Ione Arends

Accountant

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Ione Arends DT Land GroupIone joined DT Land Group, Inc. in October of 2004 and is responsible for the preparation of monthly financial statements, review of annual budgets and the preparation of annual escrow analysis for all 25 properties currently managed by DT Land Group, Inc.

Ione moved to Austin in 1992 and subsequently began working for the Texas State Occupational Information Coordinating Committee.  In this position, she reviewed accounting entries for fiscal accuracy, prepared budgets for grants from multiple state agencies, and prepared contracts with independent contractors.

Before relocating to Austin, Ione worked as the Business Manager for Lincoln Trail Libraries System.  In this role she supervised the Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll and Secretarial functions, prepared financial statements for the Board of Directors, prepared annual budgets of $2,300,000 and provided cost analysis information for the Executive Director and Board of Directors as well as preparing financial information on federal grants for the Illinois State Library.

Ione began her career after graduating from Illinois State University in 1987 with a BS in accounting.  She received her Certified Public Accountant designation in 1988 while working as an Auditor at Coopers & Lybrand in Chicago, IL.  While there she analyzed and documented internal control of accounting systems for clients, tested compliance with controls, performed review and detail testing of accounts and performed various constructive services for troubled companies.