Judy Mason Now Leads the NACVA Illinois Chapter as President
Skokie, IL – July 15, 2019 – MichaelSilver is proud to announce that Partner, Judy F. Mason, CPA, CVA, MST, MBA, has been appointed to the position of President of the Illinois Chapter of the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA®).
NACVA® is a group of business professionals that provide valuation and litigation services for various types of business transactions. NACVA® State Chapters provide resources to members and the entire valuation community to enhance individuals’ knowledge base, encourage an open exchange of ideas, provide networking opportunities, and support a rigorous credentialing process. Having been a member of NACVA® since 2009, Judy is ready to take on the challenge of leading the Illinois Chapter.
Judy Mason has over 25 years of tax, accounting, business, and consulting, experience and currently heads MichaelSilver’s valuation department overseeing the preparation of business valuations. She has significant experience successfully defending valuation reports under audit. She is an active member of the AICPA, Illinois CPA Society, and Florida CPA Society. Judy Mason received her Bachelor of Science degree from Valparaiso University, while her Master of Business Administration and Master of Science in Taxation were earned at DePaul University. She has also written and edited multiple articles for a variety of professional journals, trade publications, and newsletters.
“I am excited about the opportunity to work with NACVA® and lead the Illinois Chapter,” says Judy Mason. “I am looking forward to providing many learning opportunities for members, while creating an environment for members to develop relationships with one another. Our world is constantly changing and it is important for our members to be on the leading edge of professional and technical innovations.”
MichaelSilver provides accounting and assurance, tax consulting and compliance, and consulting services to a broad range of clients in a wide variety of industries in the U.S. and internationally. The firm also offers specialized services in other areas, including private client services, estate planning, business valuations, employee benefit plans, investment advisory, and litigation support. Global clients are served through the firm’s membership in GMN International, an association of legally independent accounting firms. MichaelSilver is committed to exceptional service and operates in an innovative, trusted, consultative, and energizing manner.