2017-2018 Central Chapter Leadership

CL-Thomas-W.-Orr_230x230President – Thomas W. Orr

Thomas is a manager at Young Oakes Brown & Co, PC in Altoona, specializing in audit, accounting, and tax. He received his bachelor's degree from Geneva College. Outside of his involvement with the PICPA, Thomas is secretary/treasurer for the Altoona Fairview Cemetery, a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church and a member of the Kiwanis Club of Altoona.

2017-2018 – Chapter Officers

President-Elect – Eugene J. Miller

Eugene is a sole-practitioner specializing in small business and estate planning. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Robert Morris University.  In addition to his duties, Eugene served as a Deacon of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Erie, Christ the King, Catholic Church. In his spare time he enjoys woodworking and reading.

Secretary – Gina N. Brawley

Gina is the Director of Finance, specializing in healthcare finance, at Conemaugh Health System.  She received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Pittsburgh. Alongside her PICPA involvement she also is a member of the University of Pittsburgh Johnstown Accounting Alumni Board.  In her spare time Gina enjoys running, hiking, and spending time with family.

Treasurer – Dwayne M. Ross

Dwayne is a manager at Reilly Creppage & Co., Inc. He received his bachelor's degree in accounting from the Pennsylvania State University and has a master's degree in taxation from Robert Morris University. He also has a forensic accounting competency certificate. In addition to his PICPA involvement, he is a part of the Leadership Blair County Class of 2016 - 2017. His hobbies include ice hockey, travel, and classic cars.


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