Massachusetts Society of CPAs Names New Board of Directors

The Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants has appointed 17 members to its board of directors for its 2018-2019 fiscal year. The new members were formally welcomed at the MSCPA’s Annual Meeting and Recognition Reception on May 3.

“The MSCPA’s board of directors plays a vital role in shaping the priorities of the Society and this group of dedicated individuals truly want to better the profession,” says Amy Pitter, president and CEO of the MSCPA. “I am thrilled to have them on the board and look forward to witnessing first-hand what their leadership will contribute to the Society, community and the profession.”

The 2018-2019 Board of Directors are:

Chairman:
Mark Nichols, President, Mark W. Nichols CPA PC

Chairman-Elect:
John Micalizzi, Human Resource Leader, RSM US LLP

Past-Chairman:
George Neble, Senior Advisor, AVALT

Vice Chairman, Finance Committee:
John Colucci, Managing Director, McLane Middleton

Vice Chairman, Audit Committee:
Doug Fiebelkorn, Healthcare Principal, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

First-Year Directors:
Elise Caputi, Audit Partner, KLR
Laura Felice, 
Senior Vice President, Controller, BJ’s Wholesale Club
Laura O’Brien,
 Director, ALL CPAs
Ronald Tull, Partner/Shareholder, Schofer Dillberg & Company Inc.

Second-Year Directors:
Karen McElroy, Audit Partner, Financial Services, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Francisco Oliveira, Associate Controller, Akcea Therapeutics
James Powers, 
Partner, Powers & Sullivan, LLC
Kathryn Seekell, 
Principal, Kurzman Dempsey & Kowalke, LLP

Third-Year Directors:
Laurie Austin, Managing Partner, DiCicco Gulman & Company LLP
Shay Blanchette, 
Senior Lecturer, MSA Faculty Director, Babson College
Robert Miller, 
Managing Director, New England Accounting & Auditing Group, CBIZ & MHM
Richard O’Connor, 
Partner, Johnson O’Connor