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Congratulations to Lena Combs
Devereux Florida's Advisory Board Chairperson

Lena CombsEvery year, the Orlando Business Journal selects 40 business individuals whose significant business accomplishments are supplemented by high-profile leadership positions in community projects.  Devereux congratulates Lena Combs, Devereux Florida's Advisory Board Chairperson, for her nomination as one of this years Orlando Business Journal's 40 under 40. 

As a member of the Devereux Florida Advisory Board for the past twelve years, Ms. Combs has dedicated her time and talent to numerous fundraising initiatives to benefit the organization and the children served.  Lindsey Phillips, Director of External Affairs for Devereux has worked with closely with Ms. Combs on a variety of projects.  Phillips describes Ms. Combs' dedication and compassion for the organization as exemplary.  "Lena clearly has a passion for youth in our community.  Devereux' children have benefitted in so many ways from the generous contributions of her time and resources for over a decade."

Lena is a principal and shareholder with Averett, Warmus, Durkee (“AWD”), a Certified Public Accounting firm in Orlando, Florida that offers the full array of assurance, accounting and tax compliance services.  Through her work at AWD, Lena works with non-profit organizations as well as serving clients in a variety of other industries.  In addition, she has provided consulting services to clients for business acquisitions and disposition, including having recruited and trained their employees, and has advised clients on ways to improve their internal processes while providing them with relevant information needed to make timely, critical decisions while ensuring responsiveness, maturity and practical business judgments.

To learn more about Averett, Warmus, Durkee, please visit http://www.awd-cpa.com

To learn more about the Devereux Florida Advisory Board, please contact Suzanne Nixon snixon2@devereux.org