2019-2020 Northwestern Chapter Leadership

Lockwood_Ross_NWPresident - Ross A. Lockwood, CPA

Ross is the controller at Wesbury United Methodist Retirement Community in Meadville, Pa. He earned his bachelor's degree in accounting and a minor in management from Penn State Erie – The Behrend College. Ross is a member of the Meadville Public Library Board and the Crawford County Youth Association Board. Ross lives in Meadville with his wife, Marie, and daughter, Rosalie. He enjoys hiking, traveling, sports, and reading.

2019-2020 Chapter Officers

President-Elect – Padraic D. McGrath, CPA

Padraic is the owner of his own firm in Ridgeway, Pa., where he specializes in small business, not-for-profits, and individuals. He earned his bachelor's degree in accounting from Edinboro University, and holds the CPA and CGMA credentials. He is a member of the PICPA Professional Ethics Committee. In addition to his roles with the PICPA, Padraic is treasurer at Northern Tier Community Action, an actor with the Footlights of Elk County Community Theater, and volunteers therapy dog work with local seniors. He lives in Ridgeway with his wife and two children.

Secretary/Treasurer – Ashley N. Mocker, CPA

Ashley is the supervisor at McGill, Power, Bell & Associates LLP, specializing in audit. She received her bachelor's degree in accounting from Grove City College, with a minor in psychology. In addition to being a PICPA member, she is a member of AICPA. Ashley lives in Sharpsville, Pa., and enjoys traveling and spending time with family.


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