Debra K. Bowes, ParenteBeard

Debra K. Bowes
Partner

P: 570.323.6023
Deb.Bowes@ParenteBeard.com

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Williamsport Office
400 Market Street
Williamsport, PA 17701-6382
P: 570.323.6023
F: 570.323.9733

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A member of the firm’s board of directors, Deb has been with ParenteBeard for more than 15 years. She is currently a member of the firm’s Healthcare Business Services Group. Deb is responsible for overseeing all aspects of audit engagements, including supervision of audit staff, detail work paper review, preparation and review of financial statements, presentations to boards of directors, and developing relationships with client management. Her representative clients include Hospitals and Health Systems, Foundations and other not-for-profit organizations. Deb participates in training programs for audit staff and in the firm’s strategic planning, including presentations to ParenteBeard partners. Her strategic planning responsibilities include serving as co-chair of the firm’s efficiency and effectiveness initiative. She was also a participant in the firm’s Paperless Committee, which was responsible for implementation of paperless audit environment, including policies and procedures, and oversees ongoing aspects of the firm’s paperless initiative. In addition, she serves as mentor/counselor to staff members.

Deb currently serves on the board of directors for North Central Sight Services and is a member of the Williamsport Rotary Club, She is the a past President of the YWCA of Northcentral Pennsylvania Board of Directors, and served on the Leadership Lycoming Board of Directors as its Treasurer.

Education

  • Certified Public Accountant in Pennsylvania
  • Certified Public Accountant in New York
  • Certified Public Accountant in West Virginia Certified Healthcare Financial Professional
  • BA – Financial Accounting/Managerial Economics, Lycoming College

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association