Wes Tomer is a Principal and Managing Director in the outsourced accounting group of Vault Consulting LLC, a premier provider of highly specialized accounting, financial outsourcing and full-service research services to a diverse national and international clientele.
Wes is a CPA with more than 18 years of experience providing outsourced accounting, CFO, business advisory and consulting services, specializing in the needs of nonprofit organizations. His client’s missions range from the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to advancing exemplary board leadership for directors.
He excels in the management and preparation of financial statements, analysis of financial statement variances, compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), financial projections and cash management, federal and non-federal grant reporting and compliance, budgeting and tax compliance and planning for unrelated business income tax. He serves as lead financial executive providing technical and strategic financial advice on accounting and financial management issues facing associations and tax-exempt entities. He frequently presents or works with Boards and/or committees on various issues related to tax exempt organizations.
Currently, Wes is serving the role of Audit Committee Chair on the National Governing Board of Common Cause 501(c)(4) and the Common Cause Education Fund 501(c)(3) in D.C. Common Cause is a nonpartisan, grassroots organization dedicated to restoring the core values of American democracy, with nearly 400,000 members and supporters and 35 state organizations.
Wes is also serving on the Audit Committees of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), 501(c)(3), and of the District of Columbia Bar. CASE is one of the world’s largest nonprofit educational associations in terms of institutional membership including more than 3,600 colleges and universities, primary and secondary independent and international schools, and nonprofit organizations in 76 countries. The District of Columbia Bar, created by the D.C. Court of Appeals in 1972, is among the largest unified bars in the United States. The precipitating force for the D.C. Bar’s creation was the legal community’s desire to have a single organization that could uphold the ethical standards and rules of professional conduct.
Previously, Wes served six years on the Board of the Finance and Administration Roundtable in D.C., the area’s only association dedicated exclusively to not-for-profit financial and administrative professionals. He served for four years as an Executive Committee Officer in the role of Secretary, Vice-Chair, Chair, and Nominating Chair.
Wes received a Bachelor of Arts degree from West Virginia University and is a current member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Greater Washington Society of CPAs (GWSCPA), and the Finance and Administration Roundtable (FAR).