Theresa Allen

Director of DEIB and Controller

PHONE: 216-241-2152

Theresa’s career progression with Dix & Eaton is rooted in billing and finance – even when she left for a few years and returned to the firm. As Controller, she oversees accounting and billing, manages the firm’s financial reporting, and plays a leading role in preparing audited financial statements. Prior to becoming Controller, Theresa advanced from billing coordinator to accountant to senior accountant.

Theresa’s additional role in the firm is Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEIB). In this capacity, she serves as a leader of DEIB initiatives and a guidepost of Dix & Eaton’s DEIB strategies. Through networking and attending community events, Theresa develops, implements, leads, and champions proactive diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging programs for everyone in the firm.

Theresa holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Cleveland State University.

Specializes in:

  • Account Reconciliation
  • Auditing Services
  • Financial Analysis
  • Strategic Planning
  • Financial Reports
  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Organizational Development
  • Continuous Improvement

Involved with:


  • Traveling
  • Cleveland Guardians
  • Spending time with family and friends
  • Wine tasting