Rubino & Company Adds New Shareholder

BETHESDA, MD. (February 1, 2016) — Rubino & Company, Chartered, is pleased to announce that J. Michael Stephens, CPA, has been admitted to the shareholder group effective February 1, 2016.

Mike joined Rubino & Company in July of 2014 after more than 28 years at a large national firm, including 15 years as a partner. He is responsible for managing audit, accounting and outsourcing engagements for Rubino & Company. He has nearly 30 years of public accounting experience focused on the public sector; including governmental, quasi-governmental and nonprofit organizations. Mike specializes in the public housing, housing finance and transportation industries.

Most of the client engagements Mike works on include audits in accordance with OMB Circular A-133. These client organizations have included some of the largest housing and transportation agencies in the country and are unique in that they include aspects of both for-profit and public sector accounting, reporting and operational issues. As a result, his clients look to him for guidance in determining the applicability of standards and their implementation, as well as ongoing compliance advisory services. He also provides consulting and advisory services to clients on complex financing and operational issues.

Mike is a nationally recognized presenter and speaker, having presented on audit, compliance and reporting issues that impact public sector organizations; especially in the public housing arena.

Mike is a licensed Certified Public Accountant. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Greater Washington Society of CPAs and the Maryland Society of CPAs.

Mike received his BS in Accounting from Loyola College of Maryland.

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. Rubino & Company is consistently ranked among the largest local firms in the Washington Business Journal’s annual listing of the largest accounting firms in the Washington, DC metropolitan area.

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 professionals are consistently recognized as experts in their fields and are sought-after subject matter experts on a variety of topics that affect clients.

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