Jill K. Gunzel Lemke, CPA
Mrs. Lemke has over 18 years of professional experience in accounting, auditing and governmental services. Mrs. Lemke began her career in accounting with AVZ in 1999 and was welcomed as a member of the Partner Team in 2015. She works on numerous accounting, auditing, and tax engagements but primarily services governmental entities. Mrs. Lemke is also a member of the firm’s governmental quality control committee. Mrs. Lemke assists her clients with accounting systems and controls, budgeting and planning, and guides them through the compliance requirements of Federal, State and other regulatory agencies. Mrs. Lemke advises governmental clients on new standards adoption and specializes in the preparation of governmental financial statements, particularly Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports which are prepared in accordance with the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting program.
Mrs. Lemke holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration – Accounting from Bloomsburg University in Pennsylvania. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA), and the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). Mrs. Lemke is on the council of the New York State GFOA, sits on the New York State GFOA Accounting, Auditing and Financial Reporting Committee and regularly presents courses and topics for the GFOA. Mrs. Lemke is also the Treasurer and Board member of the Mental Health Association of Nassau County and a member the BKR Governmental/Not-for-Profit Accounting and Auditing Committee. Mrs. Lemke is also a member of the Oyster Bay-North Hempstead-Glen Clove Workforce Development Board.