LJA Engineering - Employee Owned
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John K. Penewitt, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
1986, B.B.A., Accounting and Business Analysis and Research (MIS)

John joins LJA with over 20 years of accounting leadership positions including a diversified background in corporate administration. Most recently, John was the CFO for West Engineering which was acquired by Lloyds Register in 2012.

Johns past responsibilities include implementing processes and procedures necessary for preparation of financial statements in accordance with GAAP and IFRS, tax planning and risk management, as well as negotiating lines of credit and construction and acquisition loans. John has managed coordination of audit reviews, and established the necessary infrastructure in preparation for public offering/acquisition. Johns experience also includes benefit plan negotiation and implementation, company compliance of ERISA and Department of Labor requirements, and developing and implementing an Information Technology plan.