Director and Treasurer
Marla Dicandia serves as the Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President, and partner for Fleishman-Hillard for the Central Region, supporting the St. Louis, Chicago, Kansas City and Minneapolis offices.
Marla has worked more than 20 years in finance and accounting. Before joining Fleishman-Hillard, Marla led outsourcing operations for IKON in Missouri and Illinois. She joined IKON after 11 years in CFO and financial leadership roles in not-for-profit, technology and professional services organizations. Marla began her career at Arthur Andersen & Co. in St. Louis, where she gained experience in the audit and tax departments.
Marla is a certified public accountant and her achievements on the May 1987 Uniform CPA examination earned her a national Elijah Watts Sells award and the Silver Medal from the State of Missouri. She graduated from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville with a Bachelor of Science degree in accountancy and a minor in music.
In 2012 Marla joined the Board as Director and was subsequently elected to Treasurer.