PRESS RELEASE: Hermitage Resident Elected President-Elect of State Association

PHILADELPHIA - Robert C. Jazwinski, a certified public accountant from Hermitage, Pa., was elected 2011-2012 president-elect of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) at its annual meeting and conference, held this year in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Jazwinski is founder and president of JFS Wealth Advisors LLC in Hermitage. He is a former chair of PICPA's Investment Task Force. He currently is a member of the Pennsylvania CPA Journal Editorial Board, the State Steering Committee, and the Education Committee. 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).
"I'm looking forward to working with the elected leadership as well as the PICPA team to further the mission of our CPA membership organization," said Jazwinski. "CPAs have a unique perspective on many issues facing society today, and our collective and organized efforts are needed."
Jazwinski received a bachelor's degree from Westminster College and a master's degree from Youngstown State University.
The other officers elected were Cheri H. Freeh, president (Hellertown, Pa.); Robert F. Firely Jr., vice president (Sinking Spring, Pa.); Lisa A. Myers, vice president (Camp Hill, Pa.); and Julius C. Green, treasurer (Philadelphia).


Please contact Jacqueline Barnard at or (267) 675-6255, or Kathleen Miller at or (215) 972-6188 to set up an interview with Jazwinski.

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