Baltimore, Md. – Ellin & Tucker, the Baltimore-based public accounting and business consulting firm, announced today that Zachary A. Reichenbach, CFA, CPA/ABV, a leader in the firm’s forensic and valuation services group, was the recipient of Living Classroom’s 2016 Class of Baltimore Rising Star Award. Reichenbach was honored at the Living Classrooms’ 30th annual fundraiser, Maritime Magic, held on September 30, 2016.
“Engaging our community both personally and professionally has been at the core of our firm’s culture for over 70 years,” said Edwin Brake, managing director of Ellin & Tucker. “Our firm is very proud of Zach’s achievements, and his dedication to the community and profession serves as a model for future leaders in Baltimore City.”
Living Classrooms’ Rising Stars, presented by the Baltimore Business Journal, are a select group of young professionals, under the age of 40, who are recognized as young philanthropists. The Rising Stars program is aimed at engaging up-and-coming young professionals in philanthropy. Rising Stars honorees are nominated and selected based on their professional achievements and philanthropic efforts.
As a manager in Ellin & Tucker’s forensic & valuation services group, Reichenbach performs a variety of business valuations, forensic and litigation assignment services to a diverse range of clients. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (accredited in business valuation) and the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants where he serves on the New Young Professional Network Task Force and Forensic and Valuation Section committees. Active in the community, Reichenbach serves as the director and treasurer of Beneath the Waves, Inc., a not-for-profit dedicated to raising public awareness of and developing K-12 educational programming around ocean conservation and marine science through the use of visual and digital media such as videos and short films.
Reichenbach began his career with Ellin & Tucker in 2008 upon graduation from Loyola University Maryland, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration (accounting) and a master’s degree in business administration (finance).
About Living Classrooms:
Living Classrooms Foundation is a Baltimore-Washington, D.C. based nonprofit organization that strengthens communities and inspires young people to achieve their potential through hands-on education, job training, and community service programs, using urban, natural, and maritime settings as “living classrooms.” Living Classrooms has developed a distinctive competency in experiential learning — literally learning by direct experience — or what they call “learning by doing.” Living Classrooms Foundation has been proudly serving the community for over thirty years.
About Ellin & Tucker
Founded in 1946, Ellin & Tucker is a leading CPA firm headquartered in Baltimore, Md. that specializes in accounting, auditing, consulting, forensics and valuation and tax services. As the fifth largest accounting firm in Greater Baltimore, Ellin & Tucker employs more than 120 people in offices across Baltimore and Belcamp, MD, as well as Washington D.C., and serves national and international clients through its affiliation with DFK International/USA, a top 10 international association of independent, full-service accounting firms and business advisors in major geographic and economic centers throughout the U.S. and around the world.###