Reading, PA (October 1, 2014) – The Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA) recognized Pavel Kolenda, CPA, with a Young Leaders Award for 2014-2015. He received this distinction for demonstrated leadership skills that will propel his success in a profession committed to protecting the public interest.
Kolenda, of Reading, Pa., is a senior accountant with Herbein + Company Inc. in Reading. He is a member of PICPA’s Emerging CPAs Committee on the state level.
The PICPA’s Young Leaders Award program recognizes members under the age of 40 who demonstrate their commitment to the accounting profession through active PICPA or community volunteer leadership.
“Attracting talent to the CPA profession and developing future leaders are key priorities for the PICPA, so we are delighted to recognize Pavel’s achievements and potential,” said PICPA President Jerry Maginnis.
A list of all recipients can be found at www.picpa.org/youngleaders. The group was honored Sept. 29 at PICPA’s annual Leadership Conference in Harrisburg, Pa.