Past Young Leaders: Where Are They Now?

PICPA Members to Continue to Watch

PICPA Young Leaders (formerly "40 Under 40 Award" winners) are a special group of members who continue to prove their commitment to volunteer service, professional excellence, and moving the accounting profession forward.

Take a moment to see how former winners from 2008-2014 have grown over the years.


De Stefano, Mike

Mike De Stefano, Class of 2008


Strawley, Patricia

Patricia Strawley, Class of 2008


Valentine, Joel

Joel Valentine, Class of 2008


Williams, Evelyn

Evelyn Williams, Class of 2008

  • What is your proudest career moment since winning the 40 Under 40 Award?

  • What is your proudest moment in general?

  • What role have you played in helping your organization grow?


Brzezinski, Chad

Chad Brzezinski, Class of 2009


Szupka, Joanne

Joanne Szupka, Class of 2009


Stump, LeeAnne

LeeAnne Stump, Class of 2009

  • What is your proudest career moment since winning the 40 Under 40 Award?

  • What is your proudest moment in general?

  • What role have you played in helping your organization grow?

  • Can you name someone who has had an impact on you as a leader? How did this person affect your life?

  • What is your favorite PICPA event or program?


Labuscagne, Francois

Francois Labuscagne, Class of 2010


Manbeck, David

David Manbeck, Class of 2010


Hollick, Stephanie

Stephanie Hollick, Class of 2011

  • What is your proudest career moment since winning the 40 Under 40 Award?

  • Are there any promotions or career changes you'd like to share?

  • What is your favorite PICPA event or program?


DiCicco, Brenda

Brenda DiCicco, Class of 2012


Oakes, Melissa

Melissa Oakes, Class of 2013


Skotedis, Crystal

Crystal Skotedis, Class of 2014

Miller, Chris

Chris Miller, Class of 2014

  • Are there any promotions or career changes you'd like to share?

  • What role have you played in helping your organization grow?

  • Can you name someone who has had an impact on you as a leader? How did this person affect your life?

  • What is your favorite PICPA event or program?


Would you like to be included in this feature? If you've won a Young Leader (40 Under 40) Award between 2008 and 2014, please reach out to James Whall, strategic marketing administrator.

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