Finance and Audit Committee


This committee shall consist of at least four members, one of whom shall be the Treasurer, and each member other than the Treasurer shall serve a term of 3 years and may serve up to two terms. At least 1 member shall be appointed annually. This committee shall advise the Board of Directors on matters pertaining to the Association’s financial needs, growth, and stability based on periodic review of income, expenditure, and investments. The committee shall present an annual budget to the Board of Directors. The committee shall be the point of contact and meet at least annually with the Association’s independent auditors to discuss the annual audit. The committee shall advise the Board of Directors of any irregularities or material findings that arise from the independent audit or other sources. 

In addition to the directives as indicated in the APTA Pennsylvania bylaws, additional duties of this committee include:
  • Review the annual budget to ensure that it is sound from a financial perspective and make a recommendation to the Board of Directors.
  • Serve as the association’s audit committee and meet with the auditors to determine the scope of work and review the audit results
  • Review quarterly financial information and provide feedback to the treasurer and Board 
  • Review the investment policy nd make recommendations to modify the policy when necessary Submit a report to the Board of Directors on an annual basis 
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John Tawfik
APTA PA Treasurer | Finance and Audit Committee Chair
Term Expires: 12/31/23


Julie Kajen - Term ends: 12/31/23
Jennifer Novik - Term ends: 12/31/24