New Jersey CPA appointed to Chamber of Commerce board

The Morris County, New Jersey Chamber of Commerce has named Lynn Lagomarsino, CPA, a partner at J.H. Cohn LLP, the chairman of its board of directors for 2009. Lagomarsino most recently served as vice chairman of the Chamber's board and has also served as treasurer.

With 30 years of accounting experience, Lagomarsino is a member of the Retail, Apparel, and Consumer Products Industry Practice at J.H. Cohn, the largest independent accounting and consulting firm in the Northeast. She is also the director of the J.H. Cohn Professional Women's Program, which was recently named New Jersey's Women's Initiative Organization of the Year by Garden State Woman magazine.

Lagomarsino has served on both the Forward Planning Committee and the Upward Mobility of Women in the Profession subcommittee of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA). In addition, she has served as an executive officer for the NJSCPA and is a past President of the Passaic County Chapter. Lagomarsino is a member of the Women's Fund of New Jersey, Executive Women of New Jersey, the New Jersey State Chamber of Commerce, and serves as a board member for the Association for Corporate Growth. In 2008, she hosted the 16th Annual Tribute to Women Award Luncheon, given on behalf of The Boy Scouts of America's Patriots Path Council.

The Morris County Chamber of Commerce provides its members with opportunities to develop, promote, and pursue their business interests, foster a healthy economic and political business environment, and promote the benefits of business to the public. The membership consists of over 700 businesses which represents an employee base of over 150,000.

About J.H. Cohn
J.H. Cohn is one of the top 20 accounting and consulting firms in the United States and the largest headquartered in New Jersey. J.H. Cohn is a member of Nexia International, the world's ninth-largest network of independent auditors, business advisors, and consultants.

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