PBMares, LLP, a Top-100 accounting and consulting firm headquartered in Newport News, VA, has announced the appointment of Jameka Johnson to Director of Finance. In her new role, Johnson will be responsible for day-to-day operations and the strategic direction of the Firm’s Internal Accounting and Finance functions.

“Jameka’s operational and strategic accomplishments have propelled the success of the Firm,” said Mary Aldrich, COO of PBMares. “Her successes in developing both the internal accounting and finance service functions of the department, and building and leading a high performing team have been instrumental in our growth and puts us on a strong footing for the future.”

Johnson received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting in 2006 from VCU, where she was a member of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) and was a Student Admissions Ambassador. She received an MBA from St. Leo University in 2010. She is registered as a CPA through the Virginia Board of Accountancy.

Prior to her tenure at PBMares which includes roles of Assistant Controller and Controller, Johnson was Senior Accounting and Reporting Analyst at Genworth Financial, Internal Auditor at Titan America, and Senior Assurance Associate at Clifton Gunderson LLP.

About PBMares LLP

PBMares is a Certified Public Accounting and consulting firm focused on serving the audit, tax, accounting and consulting needs of companies and individuals. Founded in 1963, with 12 offices across Virginia, Maryland, Northern Virginia, and North Carolina, PBMares represents companies ranging from closely-held private businesses to leading non-profits to Fortune 500 multinationals. PBMares has industry practices specializing the construction, financial institutions, government contracting, healthcare, insurance, manufacturing, not-for-profit, real estate, restaurant, retail, state & local government and technology sectors. Its services include cybersecurity, cloud accounting, wealth management and transaction advisory services. PBMares is an independent member of the RSM US Alliance and is perennially ranked among the Top 100 accounting firms across the United States.