BOSTON—April 27, 2016— AAFCPAs today announced that co-Managing Partner Carla McCall has been elected to the role of Chairman of the board of directors of The Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants (MSCPA).
Carla will lead the MSCPA board of directors, a group of 19 elected members that sets policies, manages programs and oversees activities that benefit the 11,000-member organization and accounting profession in Massachusetts. The board members will be sworn in at the MSCPA’s Annual Meeting and Recognition Reception on April 27th; Carla will serve as Chair for the 2016-2017 fiscal year.
“It is an honor to be elected by the MSCPA members as chair of the board of directors,” said McCall. “The Society provides a wide range of services to CPAs based in Massachusetts, from education and networking to volunteer opportunities, and I hope to shape a successful year ahead for the organization.”
Carla brings to the role not only her technical experience within the public accounting world, but her strengths as a leader in the business and nonprofit world. She is a member of the Women’s Network Advisory Board of the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce and a former board member of the Smaller Business Association of New England; she is also actively involved in social causes through her work with The Jordan Matthew Porco Memorial Foundation, SheGives Boston, and the United Way.
“Carla has long been an asset to the Society and the community, and we are really looking forward to her leadership this year,” said Amy Pitter, president and CEO of MSCPA.
About the Massachusetts Society of CPAs:
The Massachusetts Society of Certified Public Accountants, Inc. is the state professional association of certified public accountants, representing over 11,000 members in public accounting practice, industry and business, government and education. The Society works to develop and maintain high professional standards and offers a wide array of legislative, technical and referral services to its members.