Susan L. Howell has over 15 years of extensive public accounting experience in auditing, accounting, and tax. Susan has concentrated her efforts in the construction industry over the last decade as a leader in the Firm’s Construction Industry Practice. In addition to having significant experience in construction accounting and auditing, she offers expertise in general accounting, corporate and individual tax preparation and planning, and advises on corporate and personal finance. Susan is a service orientated team player who enjoys being a coach to her clients and team members at the RBT CPAs, LLP. She is the recipient of the Greater Southern Dutchess Chamber of Commerce Forty Under 40 Annual Shaker award, presented to individuals who have had some major success within their careers by or before the age of forty and the 2004 Tribute to Women of Achievement of Orange County Award Recipient. Susan’s affiliations include membership in American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Mid-Hudson Chapter of the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA), New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, Construction Contractors Association, Northeast Sub-Contractors Association, Builders Association of the Hudson Valley, Construction Industry Council. Susan has served on the Board of Directors of Greater Newburgh YMCA and United Way of Orange County’s Women’s Leadership Initiative Committee. A graduate of Western New England College (BS Accounting), Susan is also a graduate of The Rainmaker Academy, RSM McGladrey & Pullen, LLP Partner Development Program and the Greater Southern Dutchess Chamber of Commerce Leadership Program.