LANCASTER, PA (June 14, 2017) – RKL LLP today announced that Wendy L. Lance, CPA, MST, Tax Services Group Partner, has been selected by the Central Penn Business Journal as one of its 2017 “Women of Influence.”
“Wendy’s approachable management style, intuitive method of communication and steadfast mentorship of younger colleagues make her a visible and trusted firm leader,” said Edward W. Monborne, RKL CEO. “We’re proud to see Wendy honored for the consistently positive influence she has on her team, her clients and her community.”
Lance is a Partner and leader in RKL’s Tax Services Group and works closely with firm leadership to ensure client service consistency and cohesion and mentor and coach team members across the tax practice.
An experienced certified public accountant and business advisor, Lance manages strategic tax planning and compliance services for corporations, partnerships and individuals. She has extensive experience providing tax services for closely held businesses and their owners. Lance joined RKL in 2005 and was named to the partnership in 2012, in recognition of her client service excellence and contributions to firm growth.
Lance is an engaged member of her community, serving as President and Board member of the Lititz-based Five Star Swim Club, Treasurer of the Warwick High School swim team parent’s organization and member of the Lititz Rec Center’s Aquatics Committee. Her previous community involvement includes leadership and key roles with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lancaster County, the United Way of Lancaster County Finance Committee and the Lititz Library.
Lance received her B.S. in Accounting from the University of Richmond and her M.S. in Taxation from Villanova University. She lives in Lititz with her husband, Jay, and their four children, Jack, Anna, Oliver and Theo.
With its annual “Women of Influence” program, the Central Penn Business Journal honors 30 established female leaders in the midstate for their professional excellence, business accomplishments and community service. Lance and the rest of the 2017 honorees will receive their awards at a luncheon on June 26, 2017, at the Hilton Harrisburg. Click here for more information on the Women of Influence program.