Mark Schwartz, CPA

Mr. Mark Schwartz is an expert in federal audit, internal controls, and financial reporting. As the Assurance and Advisory Services Director in the Washington D.C. office, he offers more than 24 years of experience in executing assurance work for federal agencies and is responsible for providing assurance and advisory services to federal, state and local governments, not-for-profit organizations, and commercial entities. Additionally, he is active in college campus recruiting efforts for the firm.

Mark is well versed in financial advisory and compliance services to governmental agencies and is a certified public accountant licensed in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. He has a special expertise in accounting and reporting including internal controls and compliance with regulations pursuant to CFO Act, GAO Yellow Book (GAGAS), Financial Audit Manual (FAM) requirements, the Treadway Commission’s COSO Frameworks, and the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act (IPERIA).

Mark is an active member of the American Society of Military Comptrollers, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Association of Government Accountants where he served on the executive board.

Education and Certifications

Bachelor of Science, Accounting, University of Maryland University College, 1994

Bachelor of Science, Public Administration, Indiana University, 1988

Certified Defense Financial Manager

Certified Public Accountant -District of Columbia, Maryland, and Commonwealth of Virginia