Dan Erling, CEO and President of Accountants One, a leading recruiting and staffing firm specializing in Accounting and Finance placements, was awarded the Silver Leadership Award from Junior Achievement USA in Atlanta, GA. The award was presented to Erling on February 24, 2023, by Junior Achievement of Georgia CEO, John Hancock, and Vice President of Development, Danielle Wilkes.
The award is based on the level of volunteer participation and is presented annually to the top 1% of all volunteers. Erling has been an active member of the Junior Achievement of Georgia board for over a decade, serving on the finance committee and development team.
As a former inner city math teacher, education is a cause that Dan champions. Serving on the Junior Achievement of Georgia board is a way that he continues to positively impact today’s youth in the community.
Aside from serving on the Junior Achievement of Georgia board, Dan always participates alongside the Accountants One team during annual volunteer days at the Discovery Center and at Banneker High School.
He is also the creator of The Search for the South’s Funniest Accountant which has raised over $650K for Junior Achievement.
Erling has also been recognized as a Most Admired CEO and an Executive Champion in Corporate Citizenship by the Atlanta Business Chronicle.