Lerch, Vinci & Higgins, LLP

Gary J. Vinci

Managing Committee Partner

Gary Vinci

Degrees & Certifications Held:
  • B.S. Fairleigh Dickinson University - Accounting
  • Certified Public Accountant - State of New Jersey
  • Registered Municipal Accountant - State of New Jersey
  • Public School Accountant - State of New Jersey
  • Certified Municipal Finance Officer - State of New Jersey
  • Post Graduate Work, Municipal Finance & Management - Rutgers University

Areas of Expertise:

  • Extensive experience in auditing and consulting to public entities, including school districts, municipalities, authorities and joint insurance funds.
  • As a consultant, responsible for the issuance of tax exempt debt, coordination of management review studies of the financial operations of the business office, assisting in labor negotiations, development of personnel guides, accounting and policy manuals.
  • Serves as partner in charge of the firm’s municipal and school board clients who prepare Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFR) for submission to the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) and Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) to obtain the Certificate of Achievement in Financial Reporting.
  • Presently serves as a Special Review Committee member of the GFOA and ASBO, whose sole responsibility is to review and grade annual financial reports from governmental entities throughout the country.
  • Extensive experience in providing audit and financial advisory services to common interest realty associations, including budget preparation, transition financial studies and management services. 

Memberships and Professional Organizations:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • New Jersey Association of Registered Municipal Accountants
  • Government Finance Officers Association
  • Associate Member, New Jersey Association of School Business Officials
  • Former member of the Governmental Accounting and Auditing Committee of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants
e-mail: gvinci@lvhcpa.com

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