Angie McElhaney is a Member and Cahir of MarksNelson's Business Advisory Department

Kansas City, Mo. -MarksNelson, accounting and consulting firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of Angie McElhaney, CPA, CCIFP, to the firm's executive committee.

McElhaney is a Member and Chair of the Assurance and Business Advisory practice. Her term on the executive committee runs through the end of 2016. McElhaney joins Managing Member Mark Radetic, CPA, CGMA, and Member and Chief Operating Officer David Kaseff, CPA, JD, CGMA.

"I am honored to have been elected to MarksNelson's executive committee and look forward to the added responsibility that comes with the position, including guiding the firm's vision and ensuring we meet our goals," McElhaney said. "Being elected as a female on the committee shows our firm's continued commitment to gender equity and dedication to positioning women in leadership roles."

At MarksNelson, McElhaney specializes in working with clients in a variety of industries, including auto dealerships, construction and nonprofit organizations. She joined the firm in 2003 and was named a Member in 2010.

"Angie is a natural and effective leader and possesses all of the qualities we are looking for in an executive committee member," said Radetic. "We are fortunate to have her fresh perspective and outlook, as well as her tremendous work ethic as part of our committee."