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Citrin Cooperman Announces 2019 Partner, Principal, and Director Promotions

Citrin Cooperman announced today that it has promoted 16 to partner, 2 to principal, 30 to director, and 3 to associate director.  All promotions are effective July 1, 2019. 

“I’m am pleased to announce this year’s promotions and extend a big congratulations to all of those promoted on their accomplishments,” said Joel Cooperman, CEO of Citrin Cooperman. “Each individual in this group has been part of our growth and success and exemplifies the high standards that we’ve adhered to over the past 40 years.”

The newly admitted partners include:

  • Erin Avnet, partner, New Jersey
  • Oren Bossin, partner, New York City
  • Harry Carpenter, partner, New Jersey
  • Nichol Chiarella, partner, New York City
  • Jordan Epstein, partner, New York City
  • Phil Gaboury, partner, Long Island
  • Robert Gilbert, partner, New Jersey
  • Heather Green-Kirk, partner, Westchester
  • Ryan Ham, partner, DC-Metro
  • Dave Hollander, partner, DC-Metro
  • Patti Iengo, partner, Westchester
  • Eric Itzkowitz, partner, New York City
  • Heather Oboda, partner, Westchester
  • Sharon Sullivan, partner, New York City
  • Erick Torres, partner, Long Island
  • Taso Valaouras, partner, New York City


Promotions to principal include:

  • Marilyn Garcia, principal, New Jersey
  • Kevin Ricci, principal, Providence


Promotions to director include:

  • Matthew Bart, director, DC-Metro
  • Blake Boshnack, director, New York City
  • Kevin Burns, director, New York City
  • Douglas Cammarano, director, New York City
  • Michael Cannon, director, DC-Metro
  • Eric Diefenderfer, director, New Jersey
  • Ishita Doshi, director, India
  • Lauren A. Florio, director, Providence
  • Marlena Gagliardo, director, Westchester
  • Jessica Garber, director, New York City
  • Steven Glickman, director, New York City
  • Craig Goldberg, director, New York City
  • Anthony Harrypersad, director, Connecticut
  • Joseph Hastings, director, New York City
  • Samantha Kerwin, director, Providence
  • Kim Kohler, director, Philadelphia
  • Joanna Kowal, director, New York City
  • Jacquie Kulbick, director, Philadelphia
  • David Lomas, director, Philadelphia
  • Dana Ma, director, New York City
  • Christine Meller, director, Philadelphia
  • William Morrill, director, Providence
  • Joe Nieradka, director, New York City
  • Molly O’Marra, director, Providence
  • Kelly Pegler, director, Connecticut
  • Gina Pellicano, director, Providence
  • Karen Simos, director, DC-Metro
  • Stacey Trocheck, director, New York City
  • Christine Valaouras, director, Westchester
  • Kelly Yetter, director, Boston-Metro


Promotion to associate director

  • Lizzie Mattina, associate director, Philadelphia
  • Marie Pagnotta, associate director, New York City
  • Mary-Katherine Repetti, associate director, Los Angeles


About Citrin Cooperman: Citrin Cooperman is among the largest, full-service assurance, tax, and business advisory firms in the United States, having steadily built its business serving a diverse and loyal clientele since 1979. Our daily mission is to help our clients “focus on what counts.” Rooted in our core values, we provide a comprehensive, integrated business approach to traditional services, which includes proactive insights throughout the lifecycle of our clients wherever they do business, across the globe.  Citrin Cooperman is an independent firm associated with Moore Stephens International Limited.

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