ROCKVILLE, MD – July 29, 2021 – Lexy Kessler, CPA, CGMA, partner-in-charge of Aronson’s Government Contract Services Group, was made Chair of the Maryland Association of CPAs 2021-22 Board of Directors, effective July 1, 2021. She was elected during the MACPA’s Annual Meeting, succeeding 2020-21 Chair Avonette Blanding, CPA, who remains on the Board of Directors as immediate past chair.
To her new post, Lexy brings over three decades of experience in assurance, tax, and consulting, including membership in MACPA dating to 1987 and a prior term on Aronson’s Board of Directors. Currently, Lexy also serves as chair of the AICPA’s PCPS Executive Committee.
At Aronson, Lexy has been instrumental in growing her practice area into one of the most well-known and respected government contracting service providers in the country. As a leader in her practice area, she also helps drive Aronson’s overall strategic direction and growth objectives.
Lexy’s reputation as a top expert in her field is part of the personal brand that makes her so popular on the speaker circuit. She is frequently sought as a lecturer at industry events, and she has made presentations to commercial organizations and banking institutions on issues related to government contracting. As a thought leader in her field, Lexy has provided interviews and expert commentary to such media outlets as the Wall Street Journal, Federal News Radio, Law360, and Federal Times.
We at Aronson are thrilled to congratulate Lexy in this tremendous achievement.