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Dallas, TX (December 27, 2016) – Whitley Penn Business Development Director, Troy Ashby, was recently named to the Audit and Finance Committee at The Family Place, which is a Dallas-based non-profit agency dedicated to ending family violence.
Ashby was invited to join the Audit and Finance Committee by Paige Flink, the Chief Executive Officer of The Family Place because of his expertise and passion for the mission of the organization.
The Family Place empowers victims of family violence by providing safe housing, counseling and skills that create independence and advocates for social change to stop family violence.
As a member of the Audit and Finance Committee, Ashby will provide accountability for audit, tax and the financial integrity of The Family Place Foundation, as well as oversee the transition of the management of the Foundation’s investments. The Committee is also responsible for reviewing financial statements and policies. “I am looking forward to working with the committee to provide these critical services to support the important mission of The Family Place,” stated Ashby.
Ashby is a Certified Public Accountant. He received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Science in Accounting Information Systems from Oklahoma State University. He is a Hope Supply Co. volunteer, Genesis HeROs member, March of Dimes fundraiser/March for Babies team leader, was the 2014 Chair of the Dallas Regional Chamber Young Professionals Group, and was the Oklahoma State University Alumni Association’s North Texas Chapter President in 2008-2009.
Whitley Penn continues to be one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting firms. With a strong base in Texas and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally. Whitley Penn has been consistently recognized as “One the Top 100 Firms in the U.S.” and “Best of the Best” by INSIDE Public Accounting. For more information on Whitley Penn, please visit whitleypenn.com.