Weber, Shapiro & Company, LLP has named Aurora Rosado Lazzaro, CPA, MBA, CGMA, a partner of the Woodcliff, NJ-based accounting and consulting services firm, effective January 1, 2018. Ms. Rosado Lazzaro, who joined Weber, Shapiro & Company (WS & Co.) in 2012, served most recently as the firm’s Director of Attest Services. In this role, she has overseen the firm’s wide range of attest services, including audits, reviews, compilations, and agreed-upon procedures. With more than a decade of experience in accounting and auditing, Ms. Rosado Lazzaro also has experience in preparing individual, corporate, and partnership returns.

“Aurora’s expertise and her commitment to providing the highest level of service to our clients make her a great asset to the firm and to the companies and the individuals we serve,” said WS & Co. Managing Partner Mark S. Weber, CPA, PFS, CFS, CGMA, in making the announcement. “We are delighted to have her as a Partner and wish her much success in her new role.”

Ms. Rosado Lazzaro began her career at a large regional accounting firm, serving companies in a number of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, retail, nonprofit, software, professional services, and employee benefit plans. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the New Jersey Society of CPAs. Graduating Magna Cum Laude from William Paterson University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, she also holds a Masters of Business Administration from that institution. In July 2017, she became a member of the board of directors of AmpleHarvest.org, a New Jersey-based nonprofit dedicated to solving hunger and malnutrition by eliminating food waste.