Lauren Harper, CPA, was recently elected to join the Bank of Ocean City Board of Directors.
Harper is a CPA for Faw Casson & Co., LLP where her core specializations are litigation support, tax planning, business consulting, fraud investigation and prevention, and tax compliance and consulting.
Harper first began her employment with Faw Casson in 1996 and became a partner in 2012.
Harper is a 1993 graduate of West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administrations.
She has attended various courses in fraud presented by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. She has also attended courses in auditing, accounting and tax presented by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Maryland and Pennsylvania Societies of Certified Public Accounts and the New York University Institute on Federal Taxation.
She became a certified fraud examiner in 1996.
In the community, Harper is the treasurer of the Harry K Foundation. She also is a member of many associations and societies including the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, American Institute of Certified Public Accounts and the Maryland Society of Certified Public Accounts.
Bank of Ocean City is a locally-owned, independent community bank.
Established in 1916 and headquartered in West Ocean City, the bank has five offices; two in Ocean City, one in Ocean Pines, one in Berlin, and one in Fenwick Island.
For more information, contact President Reid Tingle at the 59th Street office at 410-524-6144.