GWSCPA Educational Foundation

Educational Foundation

The GWSCPA Educational Foundation is a 501(c) 3 charitable organization which strengthens the nonprofit sector through financial management resources and educates current and future CPAs via continuing professional education and student scholarships.

The foundation annually conducts seminars and conferences that cover a broad range of CPA expertise, spanning government, industry, not for profit organizations and public practice.


  • Michael Wetmore, CPA

    President Ryan & Wetmore, P.C., Vienna, VA
  • Sarah Blake Semendinger, CPA

    Vice-President & President ElectThe Great Courses, Chantilly, VA
  • Catherine Pennington, CPA

    TreasurerCatherine M. Pennington, CPA,, LLC, Falls Church, VA
  • Amisha Patel, CPA

    SecretaryJohnson Lambert, LLP, Vienna,, VA
  • Lee Klumpp, CPA

    Immediate Past-PresidentBDO USA LLP, McLean, VA


  • Marie Caputo, CPA

    CliftonLarsonAllen, Calverton, MD
  • Tea Gennaro, CPA

    Associate Builders and Contractors, Washington, DC
  • Tom Ciolkosz

    Capital Bank, Reston, VA
  • Kevin Gerrity, CPA

    Aronson, LLC, Rockville, MD
  • Susan Colladay, CPA

    Tate & Tryon, Washington, DC
  • Julia Lafferty, CPA

    Councilor, Buchanan & Mitchell, P.C., Bethesda, MD
  • Mark Edward, CPA

    Hertzbach & Company, P.A., Rockville, MD
  • Daniel Lynch

    Emeritus - Washington, DC
  • Casey Evans, CPA

    American University, Washington, DC
  • Sajeev Malaveetil, CPA

    EY, Washington, DC
  • Joseph "Bo" Fiztpatrick, CPA

    Citrin Cooperman, Bethesda, MD
  • Chris Mannia, CPA

    Rubino & Company, Bethesda, MD
  • Heather Flanagan, CPA

    KPMG, Washington, DC
  • Kathleen Malloy

    Capital One Bank, McLean, VA
  • A. Michael Gellman, CPA

    Emeritus - Washington, DC
  • Carolyn Mollen, CPA

    Independent Sector, Washington, DC
  • Kevin Gerrity, CPA

    Aronson LLC, Rockville, MD
  • Joy Whitlow, CPA

    American Association of  Motor Vehicles Administrators, Arlington, VA 
  • Maria Georges

    PNC Bank, Washington, DC

GWSCPA Scholarship Fund - Trustees

  • Alex Galeano, CPA

    ChairASIS International, Alexandria, VA
  • TBD


GWSCPA Educational Foundation Staff