SC&H Group, a nationally recognized management consulting, audit, and tax firm, announced today that Megan DeGroat, Principal in its Audit Services practice, has been named a “2018 Leading Woman” by The Daily Record.
The Daily Record’s Leading Women awards honor 52 women who are 40 years of age or younger for the accomplishments in their careers. A panel of previous Top 100 Women and Leading Women winners selected the honorees based on their professional experience, community involvement, and commitment to inspiring change.
“It is a privilege to be recognized among women who are making an impact in the community and in their workplace,” DeGroat said. “Working with SC&H Group for more than 12 years has given me many opportunities to grow professionally as well as positively impact the Maryland community.”
The Daily Record launched the Leading Women awards in 2010 to recognize the next generation of Maryland’s women leaders.
“Leading Women are making an incredible impact on their professions. In addition, they share a relentless commitment to inspiring change and are active volunteers and leaders in their communities,” said Suzanne Fischer-Huettneer, publisher of The Daily Record. “They are extremely accomplished, and their early success is just a prelude to the future. The Daily Record is pleased to honor them.”
As a Principal at SC&H Group DeGroat is responsible for overseeing financial statement audits and employee benefit plan audits.
“Megan has assisted many of our professional staff, and the organizations for which she voluteers, in maximizing their success by providing timely and candid advice and guidance,” said Mike Young, Director of SC&H Group’s Audit Services team. “Her impressive work ethic transcends throughout the office and in her work with clients. We are proud to see Megan receive this award as she continuously goes above and beyond to ensure that everyone has an opportunity for success.”
DeGroat is a member of the Board of Directors of There Goes My Hero, an organization that provides hope and support to those impacted by blood cancer by adding people to the bone marrow registry. DeGroat also serves on the Board of Directors and finance committee for Pathfinders for Autism. She graduated from Towson University in 2005 with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Accounting.
About SC&H Group
SC&H Group is a nationally recognized management consulting, audit, and tax firm serving clients from rapidly growing private sector businesses to Fortune 500 companies with global brands. The firm’s strategic practices provide the leading-edge thinking and advice that transform our clients’ businesses and help them outpace the competition. We embrace the future and help clients prepare, innovate, and evolve their businesses in this complex and highly competitive world. For more than 25 years, SC&H Group has demonstrated its commitment to delivering powerful minds, passionate teams, and proven results on each and every engagement. Learn more at www.schgroup.com.
About The Daily Record
The Daily Record, a multimedia news source, publishes a print and online edition five days a week and breaks news daily on its website, TheDailyRecord.com. In addition, The Daily Record publishes more than 30 special products a year including Path to Excellence: A Women’s Guide to Business, Doing Business in Maryland and Cyber Report. The Daily Record also honors leading Marylanders through seven annual awards events including Maryland’s Top 100 Women, Influential Marylanders and Most Admired CEOs. Its Digital Marketing Solutions helps customers with social media, search engine marketing and optimization, retargeting, email marketing and more. The Daily Record is part of BridgeTower Media, one of the country’s leading business-to-business media companies with 44 print and digital publications in more than 20 U.S. markets.