Jerry W. Conaty joins Board of Trustees at Count Basie Center for the Arts
Jerry W. Conaty is a partner at HFA, a local accounting firm.
As a nonprofit organization, The Basie is committed to enriching the community's quality of life by generating opportunities for participation in the arts, partnering with schools, collaborating with other mission-based organizations, and driving regional economic prosperity. "Music and the arts had such a profound impact in the formative years of my life and I'm excited to play a small part in making sure that future generations are able to have the same experiences,"
In a recent statement, The Count Basie said it is pleased to welcome Conaty to the Board of Trustees, along with Joe Wajda of Farmingdale and SoVonna Day-Goins of Atlantic Highlands. "These individuals are true leaders in every sense of the word: Professionals who recognize the importance of the arts in their everyday lives, and in the health and wellbeing of our communities,"
Conaty is also a current board member with the American Red Cross of the Jersey Coast, a Treasurer for The CSM Robert Gallagher Charitable Foundation, and was recently inducted into the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-
Conaty's passion for helping others has become part of HFA's culture. "I hope to bring my experiences and relationships to the Count Basie Board of Trustees to help realize its vision of expanding its offerings while reaching a winder section of the community," he said.
About Count Basie Center for the Arts
The Count Basie Center for the Arts is New Jersey's premier center for the cultural arts, dedicated to fostering powerful, inclusive artistic experiences and creative exchange of ideas. To learn more, visit thebasie.org.
HFA, Certified Public Accountants and Advisors, is headquartered in Central New Jersey. Established in 1996, the firm services a diverse client base within the tri-state area providing highly personalized and comprehensive accounting, audit, tax and business consulting services. HFA is headquartered in Lakewood with a satellite office in Red Bank. To learn more, visit hfacpas.com (http://www.hfacpas.com/