Kathleen Baldwin, CPA, CCIFP
Executive Director

Kathleen J. Baldwin, CPA, CCIFP
Executive Director

Kathleen exemplifies more than 15 years experience in public accounting, most recently as an Audit Partner in Warren Averett’s Pensacola office. During her time there, she led the firm’s Construction Practice Group, focusing on accounting, auditing, and consulting services.

She is an active member of the Construction Financial Management Association, American Institute of CPAs and Florida Institute of CPAs, and continues to strengthen CICPAC’s relationship within these organizations.

She earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from University of Southern Mississippi and her Masters of Business Administration from University of West Florida. In addition to her CPA license, she also earned her Certified Construction Industry Financial Professional. She resides in Pensacola, Florida and is actively involved with several community organizations, as well as her family.

Meet the CICPAC Board of Directors

Our volunteer CICPAC Board of Directors consists of an Executive Committee and At Large Members. This governing body is a representation of our member firms across the nation.

Beach Fleischman
(Tuscon, AZ)

Christina Chifici, CPA, CIT, CCIFP, CGMA
President Elect
LaPorte CPAs & Business Advisors
(Metairie, LA)

Josh Billiard, CPA
Secretary / Treasurer
Plante Moran
(Fort Collins, CO)

Wes Winborne, CPA
Immediate Past President
(Ridgeland, MS)

Gray Coyner, CPA
At Large Member
Thompson Greenspon
(Fairfax, VA)

Carlo Ferri, CPA
At Large Member
Kreischer Miller
(Horsham, PA)

Matt Neely, CPA
At Large Member
(Louisville, KY)

Matt Smith, CPA
At Large Member
(Winchester, VA)

Meet the Committee Members

Working alongside your peers across the nation is easy, fun and rewarding! Our committees are designed to help network you and your firm’s construction professionals with our resources across the nation. There are many opportunities to jump into a project, lead a sub-committee or even lead a committee.


Facilitates and executes thought leadership among members and promotes to the construction industry.

Carl Oliveri, Grassi (Long Island, NY) – Chair

  • Emilio Alvarez, H&CO. Advisors
  • Rob Berger, Anders CPAs + Advisors
  • Bob Biehl, GBQ Partners
  • Josh Billiard, Plante Moran
  • Carlin Culbertson, Meaden & Moore
  • Carl Duffy, BerganKDV
  • Rhett Ennis, CBIZ Berntson Porter
  • Bryan Eto, Beach Fleischman
  • Matt Ferrell, HORNE
  • Eric Goodman, Barnes Dennig
  • Mark Guillaume, Kreischer Miller
  • Rebecca Lyman, Cohn Reznick
  • Steve Mannhaupt, Grassi
  • Robert Mercado, Marcum LLP
  • Jim Miller, Marcum LLP
  • Linda Roberts, BerryDunn
  • Eric Scholtes, Iannuzzi Manetta
  • Benjamin Sumner, Dannible & McKee
  • Tracy Tufts, LaPorte
  • Marcia Veres-Sutton, Mosley, Pfundt, Glick & O’Brien
  • Erick Wegmann, Calvetti Ferguson
  • Claudia Wolter, KatzAbosch

Facilitates and executes thought leadership among members and promotes to the construction industry.

Jackie Daenen, Daenen Henderson (Alexandria, LA) – Chair

  • Kristin Bailey, Katz Abosch
  • Jackie Daenen, Daenen Henderson & Co.
  • Cody Daniels, Mowery & Schoenfeld
  • Kati Denham, Berry Dunn
  • Carlo Ferri, Kreischer Miller
  • Eric Fletcher, Thompson Greenspon
  • Barry Fischman, Marcum LLP
  • Kyle Kmiec, Calvetti Ferguson
  • Jacob Kotalik, BerganKDV
  • Ryan Kruse, LaPorte
  • Greg Kurth, HORNE
  • Chase Lister, Daenen Henderson & Co.
  • Mike Max, Marcum LLP
  • Gretchen Ockman, LaPorte
  • Tricia Neale, Thompson Greenspon
  • Michael Sousa, Plante Moran

Oversees and executes conferences, webinars, conference calls and manages the member resource center (a member’s only online resource for sharing files).

Chris Iannuzzi, Iannuzzi Manetta (Troy, MI) – Chair

  • Jackie Daenen, Daenen Henderson & Co.
  • Ken Gardiner, Dannible & McKee
  • Warren Hennagin, Marcum LLP
  • Mike Karlins, American Global
  • Christopher Mast, GBQ Partners
  • Dave O’Brien, Mosley, Pfundt, Glick & O’Brien
  • Carl Oliveri, Grassi
  • Joe Schneid, Aldrich Advisors
  • Wally Simmons, Thompson Greenspon
  • Matt Smith, YHB


Bob Biehl, GBQ Partners, Chair

Emerging Leader

Wes Winborne, HORNE, Chair


Josh Billiard, Plante Moran, Chair

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