Jennifer S. Lehman, CPA, CGMA

Partner and Chief Executive Officer
Accounting and Auditing Department
Advisory Services
jlehman@hwllp.cpa     Vcard

Jennifer Lehman has more than 20 years of public accounting experience, joining Hantzmon Wiebel in 1997. She is a co-partner-in-charge of employee benefit plan audit practice, and also works with high net worth individuals and a variety of their businesses. Jennifer enjoys working with her clients, solving problems and helping them remain in compliance with audit, tax and general business regulations. She also consults with her clients on human resource matters and strategic planning issues.

Before becoming the Firm’s Chief Executive Officer in October 2017, Jennifer served as the Firm’s Chief Operating Officer for 10 years, overseeing operations, personnel, marketing and technology with a special focus on creating a first-class environment for the Firm’s team.

 

AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICE:

  • Accounting
  • Advisory Services
  • Auditing
  • Employee Benefit Plans
  • Individual Taxation

INDUSTRY SPECIALTIES:

  • Employee Benefit Plans
  • Financial Services Providers
  • Individuals
  • Investment Companies

EDUCATION:

  • B.B.A., Concentration in Accounting, James Madison University

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • James Madison University, School of Accounting Guiding Executives (SAGE), Board of Advisors
  • Mindshop, Advisor and Coach
  • Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA)
  • VSCPA, Board Director and Executive Committee Member
  • VSCPA Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Council, Member

    PERSONAL AND CIVIC ACTIVITIES:

    • Junior Achievement, Charlottesville Advisory Board Member
    • Louisa Chamber of Commerce, Board Member
    • 100⁺ Women Who Care, Member
    • 2002 Leadership Charlottesville Alum