Lori K. Kelley, CPA, has been named President of the 2017-2018 National Board of Directors for the Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA). Kelley is a Member of Warren Averett and serves with the AFWA Fort Walton Beach Chapter.
“AFWA is such a unique organization empowering women both professionally and personally. I feel honored to have the opportunity to be a part of its leadership,” says Kelley.
Kelley has been with Warren Averett since 1994 and is the Tax Service Area Leader for the Destin office. An AFWA member since 1992, Kelley has served on the board of directors, both locally and nationally in several capacities. Kelley is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
“Kelley is an integral leader for AFWA. Her expertise and time as a board member is essential for our work. AFWA needs volunteers like her to carry out the mission of the organization,” says Ericka Harney, Executive Director of AFWA.
The Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA) promotes the professional growth of women in accounting and finance. Members of the nationwide association benefit from opportunities to connect with colleagues, advance their careers, and become industry leaders. For more than 75 years, the organization has proudly upheld its mission to enable women in all accounting and finance fields to achieve their full potential and to contribute to their profession. Visit www.afwa.org for more information.