Aric Watson


Aric M. Watson is a retired Ohio Army National Guard Commissioned Officer who joined our team in December 2020 as the Accounting Senior.

Aric has served as the Assistant Auditor for the State of Ohio for 12 years as well as served 11 years as a contract officer for the Department of Defense Department of Finance and Accounting Services.

Aric holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Franklin University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Technology from DeVry University.

Before joining the Phocus team, Aric was the founder and owner of a small accounting firm focusing on the accounting needs of small to medium sized businesses. Aric is currently a candidate for the Certified Public Accountant Certification.