Downtown accounting firm, Wall, Einhorn & Chernitzer, P. C. (WEC), is pleased to announce the promotion of Chelsea A. Watson, CPA to the position of supervisor in the accounting and auditing department. Watson joined the firm in 2013 as a staff accountant following an internship, and as a result of her talent and dedication, this is her second promotion within the firm.
Watson specializes in attestation engagements, working with a variety of clients in the commercial and residential real estate, distribution, franchise, and service industries. She is also highly experienced with audits of employee benefit plans.
“I have enjoyed watching Chelsea’s progression from an intern to an audit and accounting supervisor,” said Angela Kerns, CPA, HCCP, the leading shareholder on the Real Estate Client Service Team and the employee benefit plan service line. “She possesses innate curiosity and is a quick learner, which leads to high quality and impactful client service. We are honored to have her on our team and are looking forward to her bright future at WEC.”
Watson graduated magna cum laude from Christopher Newport University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a specialization in accounting, and is also a member of both Beta Gamma Sigma and Zeta Tau Alpha. Her professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants (VSCPA), and the Tidewater Chapter of VSCPA.