Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) January 30, 2013
Mary Duff, founder and president of Duff Accounting Solutions, has recently been selected as Treasurer for the Accounting Financial Women’s Alliance, formerly the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA), the premier organization for women in the accounting and finance fields. Her term began December 2012 and will continue through June 30, 2014. This is Duff’s second position on the Board where she served as National Director from 2009-2012.
A Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Duff has been an active leader for women in accounting during her entire career. Prior to her most recent position as National Director, she was a Regional Director of The American Society of Women Accountants from 2003 to 2009. An active member in the society since 2001, she has also been President of the Philadelphia Chapter from July 2001 to June 2003. In addition, Duff held the position of National Director of The American Society of Women Accountants Education Foundation Board (ASWAEFB).
Duff is a Certified Professional Advisor for QuickBooks and a recognized member of the local business community. She is a former Treasurer for the Philadelphia Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners, and the Center for Advancement in Cancer Education. Mary holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Scranton.
About the Accounting Financial Women’s Alliance
Founded in 1938, as the ASWA, the Accounting Financial Women’s Alliance provides women in accounting and finance the leadership, education and networking opportunities needed to achieve their career goals. More than seventy years later, it is still the only organization that solely represents the interest of women in the entire accounting and finance community. The organization’s mission is to enable women in all accounting and related fields to achieve their full personal, professional and economic potential and to contribute to the future development of their profession.
About Duff Accounting Solutions
Duff Accounting Solutions’ clients include services for privately held companies, manufacturing businesses and non-profit organizations in the Mid-Atlantic region. Service offerings include: Tax Preparation for Corporate and Individuals; General Accounting and CFO Services for those organizations who need the expertise of a seasoned professional, but are not ready to hire a full-time executive; Business Planning Services to develop financial projections for venture or private equity funding; and Financial Management Assessments to determine where the business is and to support the company's current financial staff with ongoing procedures.