BETHESDA, MD. (November 18, 2015) — Rubino & Company, Chartered, is pleased to announce that A. Michael Gellman, CPA, CGMA, has been elected treasurer of B’nai B’rith International, the world’s oldest and most widely known Jewish humanitarian, human rights and advocacy organization, by the Board of Governors at its annual meeting in Washington, D.C.
Gellman has been a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) for over 30 years and has been with Rubino & Company as a shareholder and more recently a senior advisor for 21 of those years. Shortly after joining Rubino & Company Gellman created and led the new Consulting Services Group to provide active financial and fiscal consulting services for nonprofit organizations. Gellman sits on the board of the B’nai B’rith International Center For Human Rights and Public Policy.
In addition to his distinguished career inside the firm and within B’nai B’rith, he served as president of the Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants in 2001 and received the group’s Impact Award in 2012 for successfully launching the Academy, which provides a pathway for new nonprofit industry professionals to learn, attend conferences and connect with mentors.
He recently retired as partner of his firm (though he remains a senior advisor) to dedicate more of his time to teaching. Currently, he is an adjunct professor at Georgetown University and a faculty member for the Center for Nonprofit Advancement, as well as the Institute for Organization Management within the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He also plans to dedicate more of his time to volunteering and working with nongovernmental organizations.
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 not-for-profit 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.
About B’nai B’rith
B’nai B’rith International has advocated for global Jewry and championed the cause of human rights since 1843. B’nai B’rith is recognized as a vital voice in promoting Jewish unity and continuity, a staunch defender of the State of Israel, a tireless advocate on behalf of senior citizens and a leader in disaster relief. With a presence around the world, we are the Global Voice of the Jewish Community. Visit www.bnaibrith.org