Mark J. Ross

P: 570.820.0311

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Wilkes-Barre Office
46 Public Square, Ste. 400
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-2681
P: 570.820.0100
F: 570.824.9865

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Mark is the Practice Leader of the firm’s Senior Living Services Practice. He has 22 years experience in public accounting and has concentrated his efforts in ParenteBeard’s Senior Living Services Practice during the last 16 years.

Mark services clients throughout New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. He is responsible for the audits of several senior living clients, with a concentration in continuing care retirement communities, skilled nursing and assisted living facilities, and subsidized housing projects for the elderly. He is also responsible for a variety of additional services provided to the firm’s senior living clients, including financial forecasts and feasibility studies. Mark has spoken before several professional and educational groups on various issues related to the senior living industry and accounting issues that affect senior living providers. Mark is also a member of the AICPA Healthcare Expert Panel and the CARF-CCAC Financial Advisory Panel.

He is a graduate of ParenteBeard’s internal leadership development program, Leadership, Entrepreneurism and Achievement at ParenteBeard (LEAP). LEAP was developed as a collaboration of firm executives and representatives of The Pennsylvania State University and is a customized program designed to build the core business skills of partners and managers. LEAP is an intensive three-year program designed to provide team members with valuable insight on topics such as strategic leadership and relationship building.


  • Certified Public Accountant in Pennsylvania
  • Certified Public Accountant in New York
  • BBA – Accounting, Temple University

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • LeadingAge
  • LeadingAge PA
  • LeadingAge New Jersey
  • LifeSpan Network