CTCPA Leadership 2022-2023

Connecticut Society of CPAs Elects 2022-2023 Leadership

The Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTCPA) has elected and installed its Board of Directors for the 2022-2023 activity year as follows:

Chair
Michael Maksymiw Jr., CPA, CGMA of Plainville
Aprio Firm Foundation

Mr. Maksymiw is the Leader of the Aprio Firm Foundation.He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Bryant University and a M.S. in Accounting from the University of Connecticut. He has served the CTCPA as Chair-elect, Secretary, Chair and member of the Advisory Council, a Member-at-Large of the Board of Directors, a member of the New and Young Professionals Cabinet, and a member of the Strategic Planning Committee.

Chair-elect
Timothy Hedley, CPA, Ph.D. of Darien
Fordham University

Dr. Hedley is an Executive In Residence at Fordham University, responsible for Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) literacy.  He holds a Ph.D. in Public Management (Accounting and Control) and an M.S. in Accounting from the State University of New York at Albany and a BBA in Accounting from Siena College. He has served the CTCPA as Treasurer, founding Chair of the Membership Committee, founding Chair of the Environmental, Social, and Governance Committee, and a member of the Investment Committee and Finance Committee.

Treasurer
Kevin Lawlor, CPA of Cheshire
Seton Collaborative

Mr. Lawlor is Executive Director of the Seton Collaborative. He holds a B.S. in Accounting from Fairfield University, an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an M.S. in Taxation from the University of New Haven. He has served the CTCPA as a Member-at-Large of the Board of Directors and as a member of the Financial Executives Cabinet and the Accounting, Auditing, and Financial Reporting Committee. 

Secretary
Mary Manfredi, CPA of Westerly, RI
General Dynamics Electric Boat

Ms. Manfredi is the Manager of Finance at General Dynamics Electric Boat. She holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Connecticut. She has also served CTCPA as a member of the Advisory Council and the CTCPA Women Awards Event Planning Committee.

Advisory Council Chair
James Norton, CPA of Wallingford
GRF CPAs & Advisors

Mr. Norton is Principal, Director of Accounting Technology Servicesat GRF CPAs & Advisors. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration and Accounting from Southern Connecticut State University and is a Sage Intacct Implementation Specialist. He is also a member of the CTCPA Technology Committee and Not-for-Profit Organizations Committee.

Member-at-Large
Christopher King, CPA, CGMA of Winsted 
King, King & Associates, P.C. CPAs

Mr. King is a Partner with King, King & Associates, P.C. CPAs. He holds a B.S. in Accounting from Liberty University. He has served the CTCPA as a chair and member of the Governmental Accounting and Auditing Committee and a member of the Peer Review Committee.

Member-at-Large
Muhammad Malloy, CPA of Colchester
CohnReznick LLP 

Mr. Malloy is a Tax Manager at CohnReznick LLP in Hartford. He holds an M.S. in Accounting and Taxation from the University of Hartford, a B.S. in Accounting from Eastern Connecticut State University, and an A.S. in Accounting from Three Rivers Community College. He has served CTCPA as member of the New and Young Professionals Group, Membership Committee, and High School Speakers Bureau.

Member-at-Large
Karen Zeilnhofer, CPA of Danbury
Deloitte LLP 

Ms. Zeilnhofer is a Managing Director at Deloitte LLP in Stamford. She holds a B.S. in Accounting from Clemson University.  She is a member of the CTCPA Fairfield County Chapter and has served the CTCPA as a chair and member of the Nominating Committee and as a member of the Membership Committee.

Member-at-Large
Carrie A. Zimyeski, CPA
Zackin Zimyeski Sullivan CPA LLC

Ms. Zimyeski is a Partner with Zackin Zimyeski Sullivan CPA LLC in Waterbury. She holds a B.S. in Accounting from Quinnipiac College.  This is her second year serving as a Member-at-Large of the CTCPA Board of Directors. She has served on numerous nonprofit boards and was named Chairman of the Board of Thomaston Savings Bank in 2019 after serving on the bank board since 2008.

With a membership of more than 6,000 in public practice, business and industry, government, and education, the CTCPA’s mission is to advocate on behalf of the accounting profession, foster a professional community among CPAs, and provide professional development opportunities for CPAs in Connecticut.

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