Molly Cochran is a Manager in the Financial Reporting & Assurance practice with experience serving both large, international public companies as well as small companies in the private sector. Molly has worked in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, technology, hospitality and restaurants, construction, and registered investment advisers. She has experience serving large publicly traded companies and has a firm understanding of SEC reporting, mergers and acquisitions, and SOX 404 requirements. Additionally, she is skilled in accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America (US GAAP) and the reporting requirements for smaller private companies.
Prior to joining Bennett Thrasher in 2016, Molly worked for EY in their assurance service line. During her time at EY, Molly worked on the year-end audits and quarterly reviews of numerous publicly traded companies, many of which were involved in M&A transactions.
During her time at Bennett Thrasher, Molly had the opportunity to participate in a three-month exchange program with a firm in Sydney, Australia, providing assurance services to internationally based companies.
Molly graduated from the University of Virginia with both an MS in Accounting and a BS in Commerce, with concentrations in accounting and information technology. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in Georgia and Virginia. She currently serves on the board of the University of Virginia Alumni Association.