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Whitley Penn Partner, Susan Powell, to Serve as President of Women’s Finance Exchange of Dallas
Dallas, TX – (January 18, 2016) – Whitley Penn is pleased to announce that Audit Partner, Susan Powell will serve a two-year term as President of the Women’s Finance Exchange of Dallas.
Powell is a Certified Public Accountant with more than 15 years of experience focused on public and private clients primarily in the following industries: Manufacturing/distribution, healthcare, services, non-profit and employee benefit plans.
“I am excited about the opportunity to serve as President of the Women’s Finance Exchange of Dallas. This organization is a great resource and outlet for women working in the Dallas financial industry. The connections and relationships I have built through this organization have been incredible, and I am so honored to lead this group of professional women,” stated Powell.
Felix J. Lozano, III, CPA, CFE and Partner in Charge of the Audit practice at Whitley Penn stated, “Susan’s leadership, enthusiasm and energy will be a great asset to the Women’s Finance Exchange of Dallas. We are proud that she has been elected to serve as President of this distinguished organization.”
Powell is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA), Board Member of the White Rock YMCA, Junior League of Dallas (sustainer), Dallas Friday Group, and a graduate of the T. Boone Pickens Leadership Institute.
About the Women’s Finance Exchange of Dallas
We are women who support women. The WFE was initially founded in 1990 in Atlanta so that women active in the financial arena could assemble to discuss business issues and build upon their referral bases. Formed in 1998, the Dallas chapter of the WFE is comprised of professionals, attorneys, accountants, lenders, principals, investment bankers and agents involved in mergers, acquisitions, financings and other deal activities. To date membership stands at over 100.
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