Rubino & Company of Bethesda, Md., announced that Jenny Herrera, a shareholder with the firm, has been installed as the president of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA) for 2017. The GWSCPA serves more than 3,000 CPA and non-CPA members in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. Herrera became the ninth woman, and the first Hispanic woman, to serve as president in the 93-year history of the GWSCPA.
Herrera has more than 30 years of accounting and audit experience with a focus on exempt organizations and is the PIC of Rubino & Company’s nonprofit practice. In addition to overseeing audits, she provides a wide variety of consulting and management advisory services to nonprofit and government contract clients.
Herrera has been very active within the GWSCPA. Prior to her installation as president, she has held multiple positions with the society including treasurer, board of governors and positions on the scholarship, membership and nonprofit organizations committees.