For Immediate Release
Contact: David Bass
Richmond (May 22, 2018) — The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is pleased to announce its officers and Board of Directors for the 2018–2019 fiscal year. The officers and directors were sworn in at the VSCPA’s annual business meeting on May 10 in Richmond.
Richard E. Groover, CPA, of Wall Einhorn & Chernizer in Norfolk, is the new chair of the Board. Gary R. Thomson, CPA, of Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP in Richmond, will serve as chair-elect.
The following VSCPA members were named vice chairs: Henry Davis III, CPA, of Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond; Jaime Lynn Dernar, CPA, of Paya, Inc., in Reston; Anne B. Hagen, CPA, of Masonic Home of Virginia in Henrico; and Krystal R. McCants, CPA, of CST Group, CPAs, PC in Reston.
At-large Board members include: David R. Bendahan, CPA, of General Dynamics in Falls Church; Melinda N. Coley, CPA, of Anthem, Inc., in Virginia Beach; Hope F. Cupit, CPA, of SERCAP in Roanoke; George D. Forsythe, CPA, CGMA, of WellsColeman in Richmond; Melisa F. Galasso, CPA, CGMA, of Galasso Learning Solutions in Charlotte, N.C.; Ali E. Gunbeyi, CPA, of Jones CPA Group, PC, in Norfolk; Gabriele Lingenfelter, CPA, MBA, of Christopher Newport University in Newport News; Aaron L. Peters, CPA, of Peters & Associates, PC, in Falls Church; Stephen R. Theuer, CPA, of Deloitte & Touche, LLP, in Richmond; and Christine B. Williamson, CPA, of CohnReznick LLP in Tysons.
The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA) is the leading professional association in the Commonwealth dedicated to empowering CPAs to thrive. Founded in 1909, the VSCPA has 13,000 members who work in public accounting, industry, government and education. For more information, please visit the News Room on the VSCPA website at vscpa.com, email [email protected] or call (804) 612-9440. To search for a CPA in your geographic region, visit vscpa.com/FindaCPA.