Chapter Leadership

2019‐2020 Program Year

Chapter President

Malena Brookshire
Environmental Protection Agency

Chapter President-Elect

Paul Lionikis
Crowe

Immediate Past President

Jorge A. Asef-Sargent, CGFM, CPA
KPMG LLP

Secretary

Kathryn L. Aughenbaugh, CGFM,CPA, CDFM
IRS

Chapter Treasurer

Al Pavot
SEC

Treasurer-Elect

Christina R. Beck, CGFM, CPA, CISA, CFE
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

National Council of Chapters Representative

Salim R. Mawani, CGFM, CPA
OMB

Accountability Outreach

James Gallagher
Grant Thornton LLP

Accountability Outreach

Joseph M. Peter, CGFM
Architect of the Capitol

CGFM/Professional Certification

Lal M. Harter, CICA
Guidehouse

CGFM/Professional Certification

Farhan Shawn Syed
Syed and Associates

CGFM/Professional Certification

Wendy J. Allen, CGFM, CPA
KPMG LLP

Community Service

Wendy Cheung
Deloitte

Young Professionals

Alesha Bowens
Dept of Veterans Affairs

Young Professionals

Daniel J. Lange
KPMG LLP

Young Professionals

Elviona Buxheli
Small Business Administration

Young Professionals

Tyvon Edmonds
Dept of Veterans Affairs

Young Professionals

James C. Gregg, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Young Professionals

Antonio G. Salmeron, CGFM
Dept of Veterans Affairs

Education

Rebecca L. Shoustal, CPA
Dept of Homeland Security - ICE

Education

Kerrey M. Olden, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Education

Aderonke O. Adewuyi, CGFM, CPA
Grant Thornton

Education

Brittany Hopwood, CGFM, CPA, CISA
KPMG

Education

Andrew Pottle
Deloitte

Education

Kelly D. Salter, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Education

Timothy James Comello, CPA
KPMG LLP

Education

Caitlin H. McGurn, CPA,PMP,CISA
Guidehouse

Education

Mona Amatie, CGFM
Architect of the Capitol

Education

Christina R. Beck, CGFM, CPA, CISA, CFE
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Education

Lan-Huong M. Sullivan, CGFM
Grant Thornton LLP

Membership

Sharnell Venise Montgomery
Department of Labor

Membership

Mohammad Ali
KPMG LLP

Membership

Masoud Najmabadi
Grant Thornton LLP

Membership

Lance Austin Rees, CGFM, CPA
KPMG LLP

Membership

Johnny R. Amin, CGFM
Guidehouse

Meetings & Events

Alexis S. Alfaro-Trejo, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Meetings & Events

Veronica Baird, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Meetings & Events

Wendy H. Schiffman
KPMG

Meetings & Events

Sarah Bilgrami
KPMG

Meetings & Events

Jarrod K. Lesso
Harper, Rains, Knight & Company

Meetings & Events

Areeba Rizvi
KPMG LLP

Programs

Frank E. Petersen III, CGFM
NASA-Headquarters

Programs

Erik Causey
KPMG LLP

Programs

Bo Shevchik, CGFM, PMP
Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis

Chapter Historian

Silva M. Walker, CGFM
Dept of the Treasury/FMS

Chapter Historian

Eileen W. Parlow, CGFM, CPA
SEC

Administration

Pushparajan Arokiaswamy
Dept of Veterans Affairs

Administration

Paterne A.C.K. Koukpesso
Premier Group Services Inc

Administration

Heather L. Moreland, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Awards

Catherine X. Gao, CGFM
GSA OIG

Awards

Myriam Galvan-Zambrana
Grant Thornton LLP

Awards

Douglas A. Glenn
U.S. Department of Defense

Awards

Ledy P. Villazon
Grant Thornton

Awards

Robert Scott Bell, MBA, CGFM
U.S. Dept. of Treasury

Awards

Thomas Chin
Corp for National and Community Svc

Awards

Michele D. Kaplan
Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Awards

Julia Duquette
Grant Thornton LLP

Awards

Patricia L. Wensel, CGFM-Retired, CPA

Mentorships

Sharnell Venise Montgomery
Department of Labor

Mentorships

DARREN WRIGHT
Federal Trade Commission

Mentorships

Nina N. Murphy

Mentorships

Amanda R. Chait, CGFM
Cotton and Company LLP

Newsletter Editor

Ashley M. Sims-Martin
Grant Thornton

Newsletter Editor

Gary Wong, CGFM
Grant Thornton

Newsletter Editor

Robert E. Garcia
Kearney & Company

Newsletter Editor

Kawoanna L. Wiggins, CGFM
ManTech

Publications

Simcha L. Kuritzky, CGFM
CGI Federal

Awards Gala

Leslie F. Phillips
Naval Audit Service

Awards Gala

Orinda Basha, CGFM, CPA
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Awards Gala

Diane Exler Rudnick
Retired

Awards Gala

Heather L. Moreland, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Awards Gala

Antonio G. Salmeron, CGFM
Dept of Veterans Affairs

Social Media

Heidi Kathryn Williams, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Social Media

Karlo Vinci G. Katindig, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Social Media

Mohammad Ali
KPMG LLP

Sponsorships

Meetra Najrabi
KPMG LLP

Sponsorships

Ryan A. Crowther
KPMG LLP

Sponsorships

Eveka G. Rodriguez
EY

Sponsorships

Evan A. Mount
KPMG LLP

Strategies & Planning

Myriam Galvan-Zambrana
Grant Thornton LLP

Strategies & Planning

Heather L. Moreland, CGFM
KPMG LLP

Strategies & Planning

Wendy J. Allen, CGFM, CPA
KPMG LLP

Strategies & Planning

Calandra Layne
Grant Thornton LLP

Strategies & Planning

Lal M. Harter, CICA
Guidehouse

Strategies & Planning

Eric L. Schaefer, CGFM
Scala Solutions, LLC

Member Services

Crystal Wolf, CGFM, CPA
Guidehouse

Member Services

Anthony Richards
DLR Fed Consulting

Member Services

Manoj Mirchandani
KPMG, LLP

Member Services

David Baskin, CPA
Guidehouse

Webmaster

Ethel M. Butler, CGFM
USDA

Webmaster

Alexander P. Yow, CPA
Guidehouse

Webmaster

Leigha Kiger
Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board

Webmaster

Toni A. Dyson
Veteran Affairs

Senior Advisor

Karl L. Boettcher, MBA, CGFM

Senior Advisor

John H. Lynskey, CGFM, CPA
National Science Foundation

Senior Advisor

Ross E. Simms Jr., CPA,CIA
FASAB