Joan M. Renner, CPA, CGMA

In Winston-Salem, NC our guest speaker will be Margaret Asher, CPA

Session: “Your most important asset isn’t on your financial statement—Protecting Your Reputation”

Have you seen news stories about fraud at another nonprofit?  Do you wonder if this could happen to you? In this interactive session we will discuss the top 5 risks in any nonprofit organization. Then we will look at real-life case studies and discuss how the organizations could have avoided the damage to their reputation!  This session will provide you with the tools to minimize the risk to your nonprofit’s reputation, and keep you in the news only for the great things you are doing for your community!


Margaret Asher, CPA

Manager, Gilliam Coble & Moser, L.L.P.

Tel: 336.417.5455

As the leader of her firm’s non-profit niche services team, Marti has a passion for nonprofit organizations, which is apparent in the presentation of her work with clients and within the community. A popular presenter on nonprofit topics, she has chaired the North Carolina Association of CPAs Nonprofit Committee. Marti also volunteers at a wide variety of nonprofits throughout the community. She has been honored with the 2014 Alamance Community College Alumnae of the Year Award and the 2015 Triad Business Journal Women in Business Award.

Marti specializes in auditing and consulting. She works closely with clients to provide information and assistance throughout the year. She is a manager in the audit team at GCM and strives to orchestrate the most efficient and timely audit.

Marti earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University and an Associate in Accounting from Alamance Community College. She is a member of the AICPA and North Carolina Association of CPAs. When away from the office, Marti likes to hike, volunteer, read, travel and spend time with family and friends.

Gilliam Coble & Moser, L.L.P. is a CPA and business advisory firm that has shared technical skills and creative solutions with clients in North Carolina and beyond for more than 70 years. The firm’s key areas of industry expertise include manufacturing, privately held businesses and not-for-profit organizations, serving these clients with a deep understanding of their specific industry challenges. The firm offers its clients exactly what they need to succeed including extensive assurance, tax and business advisory services, along with specific expertise in international taxation, business valuation, retirement plan administration services, and family wealth planning.