The Washington Society of CPAs is a professional community of CPAs and financial professionals who work in business and industry, education, government, not-for-profit organizations, and public accounting. With more than 7,000 members, the WSCPA is the only organization in the State of Washington dedicated to serving the professional needs of CPAs, educating consumers about CPAs and the services they provide, and encouraging students to study accounting and enter the profession. WSCPA members are CPAs and financial professionals, students, and retirees.

The WSCPA, founded in 1904, is governed by an elected board of directors and is managed by a professional staff.

The WSCPA owns its headquarters in Bellevue, which serves as a learning center and meeting place, and accommodates staff offices.

Purpose of the WSCPA

We are a community of CPAs and financial professionals cultivating authentic relationships, unique learning experiences, and purposeful advocacy for our future.

Strategic Initiatives

Connection & Community

We provide unique benefits and create opportunities for our members to connect with other professionals.

Professional Development

We provide educational opportunities for lifelong learning, career growth and compliance with licensing requirements.

Advocacy

We support and engage our members in advocating for the profession and the public interest on issues affecting the accounting profession.

Learn more about these initiatives, and the projects the WSCPA is undertaking to achieve them, in the full strategic plan here:

Download the Strategic Plan

(PDF, 995 kB)

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for governing the WSCPA in accordance with the organization’s strategic plan.

CHAIR

Ms Amanda V O'Rourke, CPA
Greenwood Ohlund LLP CPAs

VICE CHAIR

Mr Jared M. Theis, CPA
KPMG LLP (Seattle)

SECRETARY

Mr Moses Man, CPA
M Squared Tax PLLC

TREASURER

Ms Kris Lambright, CPA,CGMA
YWCA of Seattle King County Snohomish

PAST CHAIR

Ms Kirsten Simpson Duke, CPA,CGMA
Domain Tools LLC

PRESIDENT & CEO

Ms Kimberly D Scott, CAE
Washington Society of CPAs

DIRECTOR

Ms Sara Ellen Bailey, CPA
Moss Adams (Kennewick)

DIRECTOR

Dr Andrew Brajcich, CPA,JD
Gonzaga University

DIRECTOR

Mr Aaron Robert Dawson, CPA
Opsahl Dawson PS (Vancouver)

DIRECTOR

Ms Christina J. Gehrke, CPA,CIA,CrFA
Sound Community Bank

DIRECTOR

Mr Lowel J. Krueger, CPA,MBA
Yakima Housing Authority

DIRECTOR

Ms Diane Pietrowski, CPA
Plymouth Housing Group

DIRECTOR

Mr Bill Reed, CPA,CGMA,MBA,CFE,CFF,CICA
Everett Community College

DIRECTOR

Ms Leslie A. Sesser, CPA
Finney Neill & Company PS

DIRECTOR

Mr Thomas J. Sulewski, CPA
Clark Nuber PS

DIRECTOR

Ms Susan Lynn Thomson, CPA
Thomson & Company PLLC