Press Release: Hermitage Resident Elected Treasurer of State Association

PHILADELPHIA - Robert C. Jazwinski, a certified public accountant from Hermitage, Pa., was elected 2010-2011 treasurer of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) at its annual meeting and conference, held this year in Amelia Island, Fla.

Jazwinski is founder and president of JFS Wealth Advisors LLC in Hermitage. He is a former chair of PICPA's Personal Financial Planning Committee and a former member of the Pennsylvania CPA Journal Editorial Board. In addition to his service with PICPA, Jazwinski is a former chair of the personal financial specialist (PFS) credential committee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). He will complete an elected term on AICPA Council later this year.

"The PICPA has been well-managed," Jazwinski said. "I intend to work with the volunteer leaders and the PICPA team in continuing the legacy of strength and meeting the needs of our membership."

Jazwinski has a bachelor's degree from Westminster College and a master's degree in business administration from Youngstown State University.

The other officers elected were Rudolph J. Bilich Jr., president (Pittsburgh); Cheri H. Freeh, president-elect (Hellertown, Pa.); Robert F. Firely Jr., vice president (Sinking Spring, Pa.); and Sandra E. Sloyer, vice president (Oaks, Pa.).