2020-2021 Erie Chapter Leadership


President –John M. Kuhn, CPA

John is the controller for Erie's Public Schools and serves as treasurer for the Presque Isle Partnership.  He received both his bachelor's and master's degrees from St. Bonaventure University. John lives in Erie with his wife, Casey Rae, and their sons, Carl, Robbie, and Nate. In his spare time, John enjoys weightlifting, running, walking his dog, and exploring Presque Isle with his kids.  

2020-2021 Chapter Officers

President-Elect – Greg T. Bastow, CPA

Greg is an owner of Appletree & Kern PC Certified Public Accountants in Erie. He earned his bachelor's degree in accounting from Gannon University, and became a CPA in 2000. He is also a member of the AICPA. Greg resides in Erie with his wife, Cindy, their daughter, Alyssa, and son, Tyler. He serves on the finance committee of Trinity United Methodist Church in Erie, and in his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, golfing, and attending Buffalo Bills games in the fall.

Secretary/Treasurer – Scott A. Herzing, CPA

Scott is a supervisor at McGill, Power, Bell & Associates, LLP with a specialty in tax and the research and experimentation tax credit. He received bachelor’s degrees in both marketing (2005) and accounting (2012) from Penn State Behrend and went on to earn his CPA certification in 2014. Currently residing in Millcreek with his wife, Julia, and three children, Christian, Genevieve, and Nicholas, Scott enjoys staying involved with his kids’ activities in Cub Scouts, soccer, and basketball. 

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