Cecily VM Welch, CPA, is owner of Welch Financial Advisors, LLC. Cecily started her career as an internal auditor at Honeywell where she audited several international locations. She then transitioned to financial consulting with PriceWaterhouse and specialized in taxation at midsize and small firms in Georgia before starting her own firm in 2013. She has worked 25 years in both private and public accounting.
Cecily joined The Georgia Society of CPAs in 2001 and has been an active member. In May of this year, she was on a panel of speakers as part of the AICPA Accounting Scholars Leadership Workshop (ASLW), which is a program for minority accounting students who plan to pursue the CPA credential. She is also the past-chair of GSCPA’s Tax Task Force and has served on this task force for many years.
In additional to her involvement with GSCPA, she is a past subgroup chair on the IRS Advisory Council (SBSE Subgroup) and is an AICPA CPA Ambassador. Cecily graduated from North Carolina A&T State University with a bachelor’s in science in accounting and from the University of Wisconsin with an MBA.