NJCPA Board of Trustees

2020/21 Officers

President: Alan Sobel, CPA

Alan D. Sobel, CPA, CGMA, managing member of SobelCo., joined the NJCPA in 1987. He is a past chairman of the NJCPA Audit Committee, was a former vice president and trustee of the NJCPA, and was a past president of its Essex Chapter, along with serving on other various committees, such as the State Taxation Task Force, the Scholarship Fund, the Retirement Savings Plan Committee, the Cannabis Interest Group and the Finance Committee. He was also a recipient of the organization’s Distinguished Service Medallion in 2018. At Sobel, Alan is responsible for facilitating the strategic direction and the day-to-day management of the firm. He led the charge for the passage of the Pass-Through Business Alternative Income Tax Act.

He has a B.S. in accounting from Bentley University and an MS in Taxation from Fairleigh Dickinson. He resides in Rockaway with his wife, Dana, and his three daughters.   


President-Elect: Harry P. Wills III, CPA

Harry P. Wills III, CPA, CGMA, managing partner of Bowman & Company LLP of Voorhees Township, has been a member of the NJCPA since 1987 and a member of the board of directors of the Southwest Jersey Chapter since 1999. He has participated in several NJCPA committees and interest groups, such as the NJCPA Scholarship Fund, Retirement Savings Plan Committee and the Strategic Planning Committee. He was also a member of both the Federal Taxation and the State Taxation interest groups. Harry has many engagements with the community, including a board member and finance chair of Symphony in C; a South Jersey advisory board member of Columbia Bank; a member of the New Jersey Business Council for Jefferson Health; and an adjunct professor at Drexel University.

He has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from St. Joseph University.


Secretary: Jordan D. Amin, CPA, MST

Jordan D. Amin, CPA, MST, partner, EisnerAmper, LLP of Iselin has been a member of the NJCPA since 1999. Jordan has previously served as the chair of the Young CPAs Resource Group (currently the Emerging Leaders Council), chair and vice chair of the Strategic Planning Committee, and former Trustee for the NJ-CPA-PAC, and previously served as the Board of Trustees Liaison to the Monmouth/Ocean and Hudson Chapters. At EisnerAmper, he is the co-leader of the firm’s Private Business Services Group, providing tax and consulting services to the owners of closely-held business across various industries. 

received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from Boston University and his MS in Taxation from Fairleigh Dickinson University.


Treasurer: Carol Donatiello Iocca, CPA

Carol Donatiello Iocca, CPA, CGMA, principal, WilkinGuttenplan, has been a member of the NJCPA since 1981. She has served on a number of NJCPA committees and interest groups, including the NJCPA Peer Review Executive Committee and has been a past chair of the Accounting and Auditing Interest Group. She is a 2018 recipient of the Volunteer Award and was a 2012 “Women of Note” winner. At WilkinGuttenplan, she oversees the firm’s quality control and works with closely-held businesses in a wide variety of industries, such as manufacturing, retail, healthcare, real estate and construction, as well as with SEC engagements and not for profits clients.

She graduated with a BBS from Pace University.   


Immediate Past President: Kyle Sell, CPA

Kyle M. Sell, CPA, partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP, Parsippany, joined the NJCPA in 2004. He has previously been president of the NJCPA Scholarship Fund and a Board of Trustees liaison for the NJ-CPA-PAC and Student Programs & Scholarships Committee, as well as a member of the Professional Conduct Committee. At Deloitte, Kyle is an audit partner, with more than 20 years serving primarily life science, process and industrial companies.

He earned his B.A. in economics and business at Lafayette College and his MBA in finance from Columbia University. He resides in Glen Gardner with his wife and family.


CEO & Executive Director: Ralph Albert Thomas, CPA (DC), CGMA

Ralph Albert Thomas, CPA (DC), CGMA, CEO and executive director, NJCPA, joined the NJCPA in 1999. He was appointed to AICPA’s National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion and the AICPA Foundation Board. Ralph is a former national and chapter president of the National Association of Black Accountants, was chair of the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy’s State Society Relations Committee and is a member of the accounting advisory boards of Lehigh, Rutgers, Seton Hall, Montclair State, Felician, and Thomas Edison universities and Middlesex County College. In January 2018, he was invited by Senate President Steve Sweeney to join its bipartisan Economic and Fiscal Policy Working Group. Additionally, Ralph was selected for the last seven years by Accounting Today as one ofthe “Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting.” He is also the treasurer of Opportunity NJ.

He earned a B.S. in business and economics as well as an M.B.A. from Lehigh University. He resides in South Brunswick, New Jersey, with his family.


 2020/21 Trustees

Dennis Bartlett, CPA
Dennis Bartlett, CPA
Cullari Carrico LLC
Michael Coletti
Michael J. Coletti, CPA
Mazars USA LLP
Jordan Amin
Isabel Del Corral, CPA
McIntee Fusaro Del Corral, LLC
Gregory Bedard
Joanne Geylin, CPA
EisnerAmper LLP

 


Jesse M. Herschbein, CPA
Prager Metis CPAs, LLC
Noorus Khan, CPA
Noorus Khan, CPA
Smolin, Lupin & Co., P.A.
Kathleen Powers
Kathleen F. Powers, CPA
Matheny Medical and Educational Center
Christopher Stoop, CPA
Christopher Stoop, CPA
EisnerAmper LLP
June Toth
June Toth, CPA, CFF, CITP, CGMA
ZBT Certified Public Accounting & Consulting, LLC