Mark Edward elected to the Board of Governors of the GWSCPA

Mark P.S. Edward, CPA, CGMA, FCA, Partner at Hertzbach, has been elected to the Board of Governors of the Greater Washington Society of CPAs.

Mark Edward has been an instrumental leader during Hertzbach’s expansion into the Greater Washington, D.C., area, and his involvement with the local professional community has been a very valuable resource to the firm and its clients. Joining the GWSCPA as a Board Director will further increase Hertzbach’s presence in the community.

With over 30 years of professional experience as a Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Accountant, Mark has made nonprofits his main area of expertise. He joined Hertzbach in 2011 as a partner in the Nonprofit Services Group, established the firm’s Rockville, MD office and now also leads the Complete Financial Outsourcing Group.

He currently serves as Board Director, Treasurer and immediate past Chair of Whitman-Walker Health (Featured photo above is Mark Edward and  DC Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton at the opening of the Whitman-Walker Health center in 2015), Board Director of the American Alliance of Museums, and Advisory Board Chair of the Museum of Science Fiction. He has also served on the boards of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, and the National Aquarium in Baltimore. Additionally, he is the past President of the Corporate Volunteer Council of Montgomery County, past Vice President of Budget and Finance of the Greater Bethesda-Chevy Chase Chamber of Commerce, a past Board Director of the British American Business Association and a Leadership Montgomery graduate, (2007).

The Greater Washington Society of CPAs was founded in 1923 and serves more than 3,000 member CPA and non-CPA financial professionals in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.

When asked about his role as a Board Governor, Mark Edward said:

“For many years I have benefited from the educational resources and peer to peer networking opportunities of the GWSCPA. I am honored and excited to serve our profession and the general public in this new role with the society.”


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