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Jennifer Smith, CPA, CFE

Senior Nonprofit Audit Manager

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Jennifer Smith CPA, CFE has more than 20 years of experience in preparing audited, reviewed and compiled financial statements in the nonprofit, government contracting, construction, manufacturing, medical and real estate industries. As senior manager, her day-to-day responsibilities for managing the audit team include planning, supervising, controlling budgets, identifying and researching and resolving accounting and auditing issues encountered on an engagement.

Ms. Smith has extensive experience providing accounting, tax and consulting services for a variety of firm clients. Since joining Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman, Ms. Smith has concentrated her skills on auditing and internal control review for a wide range of nonprofit organizations. In addition, she travels overseas to audit field offices for our nonprofit clients with locations around the world. 

  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of CPAs (AICPA)
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
  • Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA)
  • Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA)

Community Involvement
  • Former Treasurer, C&O Canal Trust, Inc.

For the past 12 years, the accounting firm of Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman has consistently provided the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) with superior services.  The Gelman, Rosenberg and Freedman team, led by partner Terri McKnight, is knowledgeable about the nuances of the nonprofit industry, as well as attentive and thorough in their responses to any questions and concerns.

Fay Nance |  Chief Financial Officer
Chesapeake Bay Foundation