Collaborate 2013 Conference


McKonly & Asbury is pleased to present our Collaborate 2013 Conference! As part of our 40th year anniversary, this conference was developed with you in mind.

Highlights of our Collaborate 2013 Conference include:

  • Keynote address focused on the state of the economy and tax legislation, delivered by alliantgroup’s experts, Dean Zerbe, former Senior Tax Counsel to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, and Mark Everson, former IRS Commissioner
  • State of PA Address from special guest, Lieutenant Governor Cawley
  • Tax, audit, and accounting updates
  • Industry experts including construction, manufacturing, nonprofit, and more
  • 7 CPE credits
  • Breakfast, lunch, and networking
  • Reception after the day’s sessions featuring food, drinks, and a drawing with the opportunity to win some great prizes, including an iPad mini!

With a variety of topics and speakers planned, including a keynote address and group sessions, as well as breakout sessions for you to choose from, we believe you will get the information you need to elevate your business in 2013.

Event Details

Thursday, June 6, 2013
8:00AM – 4:30PM with Reception Following

Best Western Premier Eden Resort & Suites
222 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA 17601
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Registration fee is $50. All registrations must be paid in advance either by check made out to McKonly & Asbury, or by credit card.

Refund Policy: Full refunds will be granted up until Friday, May 31. Cancellations after Friday, May 31 and ‘no shows’ will not be refunded. Substitutions are welcome, please notify us in advance.


To register, please click here for the registration form.

Limited space is still available, so register today!

Contact or call Melissa Roberson at 717-972-5822 with any questions.

*Should you have any special dietary needs or restrictions, please let us know upon registration.


Click here for a printable version of the below agenda.

8:00AM-8:40AM – Registration and Breakfast
8:40AM-8:45AMWelcome – McKonly & Asbury
8:45AM-9:00AMIntroduction – RBS Citizens
9:00AM-9:50AM – Who Moved My Taxes? Preparing for and Adapting to a Rapidly Changing Tax Environment
10:00AM-11:40AM – Tax Reform and Business: The Real Outlook from the Hill
11:40AM-12:45PMLunch & Lieutenant Governor’s State of PA Address
12:45PM-1:40PMHot Topics in Today’s Legal Environment
1:40PM-2:40PMBreakout Session A – View Options Below
2:40PM-3:35PMBreakout Session B – View Options Below
3:35PM-4:25PMNonprofit: Governance Roles
4:30PM-6:00PM – Reception

Thank you to our sponsors.  Their support is critical to the success of this event.


Speakers’ Biographies
Samuel BowerCraft, MSIS, CISA, Senior Manager – McKonly & Asbury
Mary Jane Boyle, Sales Executive – ADP
Lieutenant Governor Jim Cawley
Mark Everson, Former IRS Commissioner; Vice Chairman – alliantgroup
Dave Freimuth, P.E., Lean Development Manager – MANTEC
Joseph Heller, Horst Safety Specialist – HORST Construction
Daniel Matarrese, CPA, Tax Manager – McKonly & Asbury
Jennifer Peterson, President and Managing Partner – Wavelength Marketing, LLC
Mark Robertson, P.E., Lean Development Manager – MANTEC
Deborah Rohrer, Executive Director – Leadership Lancaster
Daniel Wagner, P.E., Managing Director of Workforce Training – Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC)
Jill Sebest Welch, Partner – Barley Snyder
Dean Zerbe, J.D., LL.M., Former Senior Counsel to the Senate Finance Committee; National Managing Director – alliantgroup