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Wendy L. Cama
CPA

Managing Partner, Audit Services, Office Managing Partner, New York

488 Madison Avenue

Floor 3

New York, New York 10022-5702

United States

Wendy Cama is the managing partner of the Crowe audit services group and the office managing partner in New York, where she oversees the delivery of a full range of services. She has more than 30 years of experience specializing in the financial services industry, including assisting with:

  • Public company audits
  • Securities offerings including mutual-to-stock conversions
  • Mergers and acquisitions, including merger conversions
  • Securities and Exchange Commission reporting
  • Internal audit outsourcing
  • Sarbanes-Oxley Act 404 reporting
  • Tax planning

Wendy recently served as the Northeast regional audit leader and served as board chair . She has participated in developing guidance for smaller public companies on audits of internal control as part of a committee working with the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Wendy also was a member of an internal control task force for the Center for Audit Quality.

Client focus

Services

Audit

 

Industries

Financial services

Experience

Ms. Cama has spent the majority of her career  auditing financial services companies, including assisting with initial public offerings, mutual-to-stock conversions, and merger conversions. She has also assisted financial institutions with the implementation of SOX and FDICIA controls and documentation.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of CPAs Council, One of 16 members; the council determines AICPA programs and policies and has the authority to establish the policies and procedures of the AICPA 
  • Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, Participant on a committee to develop guidance on audits of internal control of smaller public companies
  • Center for Audit Quality, Participant on an internal control task force
  • Financial Managers Society (FMS)
  • New Jersey Bankers Association
  • New Jersey League of Community Bankers
  • New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • New York Bankers Association
  • Financial Managers Society, Lecturer

Community involvement

  • Boys & Girls Club of New Jersey, Board Member and VP of Finance
  • Junior Achievement of New Jersey, Board Member

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Accounting
    Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois

In The News/Honors

  • 2020 Illinois State University Business Hall of Fame recipient
  • 2019 Illinois State University Business Week Keynote Speaker
  • 2018 Notable Women in Accounting & Consulting
  • 2018 Great Place to Work for All Leadership Award