Kathy Lawson was promoted to partner in SingerLewak’s Orange County office and Andy Armstrong was promoted to partner in the firm’s Silicon Valley office.
CPAmerica International, Gainesville, added three new staff members: Dana Pltoke, who will be responsible for tax support, meeting agenda-building, new member orientation, and refresher webinars; Tarena Stanley, who will handle event coordination, the Visitation Improvement Program, and managing member continuing professional education; and Colleen Gaddy, who will manage CPAmerica’s survey efforts and the member sharing library.
Doug Schwegman was promoted to partner at Legacy Professionals LLP, Chicago. He joined the firm in 2004. In addition, Victor Ancich and Edison Uschold were promoted to senior manager, and Jim Baumgartner, Sally Crnkovich Bredberg and Gina Harkness to manager.
Robert L. Berger, a tax partner and director of the Real Estate and Construction Group at Anders, St. Louis, was named one of the 2017 40 Under 40 by the St. Louis Business Journal.
Joe Bublé was appointed to head up the tax practice of Citrin Cooperman, New York.
Robert Graham and Joy Pan have been promoted to partner at Friedman LLP. In addition, Jaclyn Dominguez, Jo Anna Fellon, Christi Gallagher and Maria Gonzalez have been promoted to principal.
Russell Diller has been admitted to the partnership at BDO USA LLP. He joined the firm as an intern in 2006.
Steve Juska has joined the forensic and financial services practice of CBIZ MHM LLC, Philadelphia, as a managing director, while Jason Dombar has joined the practice as a senior manager, and Allison Hutz as a senior associate.