Susan Barber

Partner - Susan Barber

Location

Charleston

Position

Partner

Department

Accounting and Auditing

Industry

Financial Institutions Industry, Hospitality Industry

Certifications

CPA, CGMA

Biography:

Susan is a Partner in the Accounting and Auditing Group of Arnett Carbis Toothman LLP. She has over twenty years of audit, accounting and consulting experience in various public and private sectors with primary emphasis on employee benefit plans, commercial entities and financial institutions. Susan serves as the Lead Partner for the Employee Benefit Plan group.

Susan graduated summa cum laude from Concord College, Athens, West Virginia, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting. A Certified Public Accountant and Chartered Global Management Accountant in West Virginia, she is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountant (WVSCPAs) and the Charleston Chapter of the WVSCPAs.

As a Partner in the Accounting and Auditing Group, Susan is responsible for the coordination of services provided to commercial entities, financial institutions, SEC filers and employee benefit plans. Susan’s experience includes a mixture of audit and consulting services. Susan also participates as a peer review team member in peer reviews of other CPA firms across the United States of America. Susan is a frequent speaker to professional groups on accounting, auditing and industry specific topics and writes articles for financial institution trade publications. In addition, Susan has instructed continuing professional education courses on accounting and auditing matters.

In addition to Susan’s professional involvement, she is a member and past President of the Charleston Chapter of the West Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Susan is also a currently serving on the Board of Directors of the WVSCPAs and is a member of the WVSCPA Accounting and Auditing Committee and past chair of the Work Life Balance Committee. Susan also serves as a current Board Member, past Vice‐Chair of the Asset Committee and current Treasurer of Goodwill Industries of Kanawha Valley.