AAFCPAs Announces Promotions in Recognition of Abilities, Drive

AAFCPAs, a preeminent CPA and consulting firm based in New England, is pleased to announce promotions for the following team members in recognition of their competence, commitment, and superior performance serving our diverse client base in their respective areas of practice.

New Directors and Managers:


Bella Amigud, CPA, MST has been promoted to Director, Tax in AAFCPAs’ commercial tax practice. Bella understands tax laws, tax processes, and tax technology and how they interact with your business strategy and operations to create effective tax results. Her guidance is especially beneficial to corporations and tax departments that have experienced or expect to undergo transformative change, such as leadership changes, technology integrations, substantial regulatory adjustments, operational changes, and/or expansion into new markets or services. Learn more about Bella Amigud.>>

Stephen Lanza, CPA, MSA has been promoted to Director, Tax in AAFCPAs’ commercial tax practice. Steve is a leader in AAFCPAs’ Private Client Services practice focused on working with business owners, executives, and their families in developing strategies to help manage and protect assets, businesses, and real estate. He helps ensure AAFCPAs’ clients understand the economic and tax consequences of implementing investment, business structure, and wealth transfer strategies. Learn more about Steve Lanza.>>

Angelina Aijun Lu, MSA, CPA has been promoted to Manager in AAFCPAs’ commercial assurance practice. Angie provides assurance and consulting solutions to diverse multi-state and international businesses, including manufacturers, distributors, retailers, biotech and fintech companies, and professional service firms. She has experience leading high energy teams in the execution of meaningful, quality audits. She recommends changes and enhancements as appropriate to existing policies and controls to make sure they are current, adequate, functional, and utilized in accordance with standards established by the government and the client. Learn more about Angelina Lu.>>

Thomas Perruna, MPAc has been promoted to Audit Manager in AAFCPAs’ nonprofit assurance practice. He is a member of AAFCPAs’ Healthcare and Affordable Housing Executive Committees, and has extensive experience guiding providers through their constantly changing regulatory landscape. Tom is recognized for his strong analytical skills, business and risk acumen, communication, critical thinking, and adaptability. Learn more about Thomas Perruna.>>

Experienced Professionals:

AAFCPAs is pleased to announce the promotion of the following exceptional team members:

  • Dan Foster, Victoria Moriarty, Jess Borgonzi, Tomas Pueyo, Greta Whelan have been promoted to Supervisor.
  • Hanna Cappellini, Sarah Friess, Shirley Huang, Paul Raheb, Alex Roy, Leah Baxendale, Hector Elizondo Lozano, Shannon Triebwasser, and Ben Polci have been promoted to Senior Accountant.
  • Sam Guild, Brian O’Hearn, Julie Quertenmont, Ben Hoffman, Jordan Huard, Andre Laska, Dan McManus, Amanda Melanson, Alex Mellen, Justin Nowak, Heidi Rousseau, Steven Wickstrom, and Nicole Woods have been promoted to Experienced Accountants.
  • Brittany Adriko has been promoted to Project Supervisor and Jaime Hoppock to Project Specialist.

Each of these team members brings diverse financial, technical, and industry experience to AAFCPAs’ clients, as well as an enthusiastic commitment to helping clients thrive. Please join us in celebrating their achievements and success!

Come Join the AAFCPAs Team:

AAFCPAs is home to some of the most highly skilled CPAs in the nation. Whether you are looking for your first job right out of college or you are an experienced CPA, AAFCPAs may be the ideal employer for you. Learn more.>>