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Seamus Leonard

Seamus is the newest member of Prosperident’s IT team and has joined us as a Data Acquisition Specialist. Seamus performs the vital work of obtaining practice management software and other computer data from clients, making it available to the fraud examiner assigned to an investigation.

Before joining Prosperident, Seamus completed his university degree in Business Administration and worked in project management, application development, and software training.

Hailey Irvine

Hailey Irvine

Hailey is one of Prosperident’s Intermediate Analysts, and she is also assigned to our management team as an administrative assistant.  Hailey’s primary function is to help our clients gather the information we need to do our work. She also assists our investigation team with data analysis.

Before joining Prosperident, Hailey worked in customer service.

Hailey is an integral part of our intake process. She is extremely friendly and organized, making her the perfect person to introduce clients to our process.

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Miki Clifford

Miki is another of Prosperident’s Intermediate Analysts and the youngest member of our team. Miki possesses a genius-level intellect, and she couples her duties at Prosperident with her college studies in Forensic Accounting.

Miki assists our investigators by helping to prepare and organize the documentation we receive daily from clients. Miki’s efficiency and organizational skills do much to keep Prosperident’s investigations flowing.

Working as a Prosperident team member runs in Miki’s family; her father, Scott, is one of our most experienced Supervising Examiners and her mother, Rose, is one of Prosperident’s Senior Fraud Examiners.

Wendy Chediac

Wendy Chediac

Wendy has been Prosperident’s Chief Operations Officer since 2017 and a partner at Prosperident since 2018. Wendy started her career with us in 2013 as our Manager of Customer Service, where her strong eye for detail and remarkable problem-solving skills quickly resulted in her being promoted to Vice President of Investigations.

As COO, Wendy manages and directly oversees each investigations’ flow and conduct to ensure that all our work stages are completed quickly and to the highest standard.

Before joining Prosperident, Wendy enjoyed a successful 18-year career as a manager for several large, high profile dental practices. During her practice management years, Wendy’s reputation as a detail-oriented professional created an organic demand for her services as a Practice Management Consultant. Wendy has helped numerous dental practices overcome operational issues in their offices.

Wendy holds the professional designation of Certified Fraud Examiner and is a licensed private investigator. Wendy also has a university degree in psychology and statistics.

David Harris

David Harris

Under David’s leadership, Prosperident has expanded over the past three decades to become a team of more than 20 highly specialized fraud investigators, forensic accountants, IT specialists, and support staff. David’s vast investigative experience, coupled with his youth-filled misadventures, and his past military service have given him a unique insight into embezzlers’ mindset and actions. He is passionate about sharing his wealth of knowledge with dentists and dental specialists.

David is a much sought after speaker and an accomplished author on the topic of dental embezzlement. Dental Embezzlement: The Art of Theft and the Science of Control is his most recently published book.

David believes that the best educational experiences are enhanced using humor. His entertaining and insightful presentation style has made him a favorite presenter at regional, national, and international dental conferences.

David’s professional qualifications include Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified in Financial Forensics, Forensic CPA, Chartered Professional Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, and Licensed Private Investigator.

Jacob Hiltz

Jacob Hiltz

Jake is Prosperident’s Chief Information Officer. Jake started his career at Prosperident in 2015 as the company’s Network Administrator. Not long after joining the team, he began developing the extensive hardware and software network we use to run our technology-intensive, geographically scattered company. Jake became a partner in 2018.

As CIO, Jake’s primary responsibility is using technical information as a strategic resource for the smooth and efficient flow of information through the company and the integration of various technology systems. Jake has a talent for IT development. He is responsible for creating original software that allows us to maximize data, data transfer methods, and other IT functions, Jake’s work unparalleled by anyone else in our industry.

Jake possesses a diverse set of computer skills and the ability to immerse himself in the bigger picture, which has made him a highly prized member of our team and a leader in his specialized IT field.