Herbein + Company Operating Officer Receives Outstanding Alumnus Award
Pittsburgh, PA (April , 2011): Herbein + Company, Inc., a leading regional CPA firm with offices in Pittsburgh, Greensburg and Reading, is proud to announce that the firm’s Operating Officer, Thomas L. Bakaitus, Jr. is the recipient of the California University of Pennsylvania College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Alumnus Award for 2011. Interim Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, Dr. Mohamed Yamba, presented the award to Mr. Bakaitus in a ceremony on Friday, April 8 that coincided with CAL U Pride Weekend.
This honor is presented to alumni from the College who have distinguished themselves and brought credit to the College through their professional and community work. Mr. Bakaitus is the fourth recipient of this recently-established award from the College of Liberal Arts.
Mr. Bakaitus graduated from California University of Pennsylvania in 1983 with a degree in Administration and Management and went on to earn his Masters in Taxation (MST) from Duquesne University. He joined Herbein + Company, Inc. in 1993, was named Partner in 2001 and Operating Officer in 2007. His practice centers on corporate, partnership and individual tax with specialized experience in transactional analysis and business consulting. He is also a 2010 and 2011 5-Star Wealth Manager as named by Pittsburgh Magazine.