Herrera Installed as GWSCPA President

BETHESDA, MD. (June 10, 2016) — Rubino & Company, Chartered, is pleased to announce that Jenny Herrera, CPA, CGMA, a shareholder with the firm, has been installed as the president of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA) for fiscal year 2017. The GWSCPA serves more than 3,000 CPA and non-CPA members in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. Ms. Herrera became the ninth woman, and the first Hispanic woman, to serve as president in the 93 year history of the GWSCPA.

Ms. Herrera has over 30 years of accounting and audit experience with a focus on exempt organizations and is the partner-in-charge of Rubino & Company’s nonprofit practice. In addition to overseeing audits, Jenny provides a wide variety of consulting and management advisory services to nonprofit and government contract clients. Services provided include internal and operational controls, management structure, business process and procedures, unrelated business income tax, compliance with government regulations under the Uniform Grant Guidance.

She also assists clients in the design and implementation of new polices, helps with the restructuring of client's accounting departments, and serves as an interim Chief Financial Officer when needed.

Ms. Herrera has been very active within the GWSCPA. Prior to her installation as president, Ms. Herrera has held multiple positions with the society including, treasurer, board of governors, and positions on the scholarship, membership and nonprofit organizations committees. In addition, Jenny has been active with the Northern Chapter of the Virginia Society of CPAs holding multiple positions including member of the board of directors, nominating committee and nonprofit organization committee.

Ms. Herrera is actively involved with George Mason University School of Business Accounting Advisory Council. As part of the Council she has held a number of positions including Council Chair, Co-Chair of the Annual Tax and Accounting Conference and Co-Chair of the Phil Buchanan Faculty Fellowship.

Ms. Herrera is a native of Bolivia where she received a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and began her professional career with one of the large international public accounting firms. After moving to the United States, Jenny received a BS in Accounting from George Mason University.

About Rubino & Company, Chartered

Rubino & Company, Chartered, is a Bethesda, MD-based certified public accounting and consulting firm established in 1980. The firm currently employs over 65 full time professional degreed accountants, lawyers and CPA's. The firm offers a broad spectrum of services typical of a CPA firm to clients in a variety of industries, with primary emphasis on providing financial, accounting and tax services to nonprofit organizations and government contractors.

Rubino & Company serves clients throughout the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area, the mid-Atlantic region and the United States. Learn more at www.rubino.com.

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