28th June 2016
Jenny Herrera of MSI's Maryland accounting member Rubino & Company, Chartered has been installed as the president of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA).
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.
Jenny 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.
Jenny 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.
She 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.
Jenny 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.
Rubino & Company offers comprehensive accounting, tax, and financial services to organizations, individuals, and companies across the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
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