The Walz Group named Lynn Fitzsimons as the firm’s president effective January 1 of this year.
As President, she will manage the day-to-day operations, providing leadership, vision, and general business oversight to the Walz Group. Fitzsimons joined the firm in 2002 as a Senior Accountant in the Commercial Enterprise Division. Throughout her career with the firm, she has accepted increasing responsibilities becoming lead partner in the Audit Division in 2010. She has extensive experience working with clients in several industries including construction, manufacturing, and not-for-profit providing them auditing, accounting, tax, and business consulting services.
Outgoing firm President, Brett Tennis said, “Lynn understands the importance of providing exceptional service and knowledgeable guidance to clients while cultivating new relationships with business associates and the community. Her enthusiasm, quest for knowledge, client involvement, and fresh perspective will serve her well in this new role. I look forward to the firm’s continued success.”
Fitzsimons, a graduate of Millersville University, is active in the Lancaster Building Industry Association, and she serves on the board of directors for the United Way of Lancaster County. Fitzsimons is a resident of Lancaster.
Tennis, who has served as President since 2008, will continue working his clients and supporting Fitzsimons in an advisory capacity. In addition, he will assume the responsibility for the firm’s quality assurance and expand his role on the business development team.