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New Futures, Inc. Elects Kelsea Hale of Nathan Wechsler
Concord, NH
12/10/2014 08:45 AM
New Futures Inc. recently elected Nathan Wechsler and Company’s Kelsea Hale, CPA to serve as treasurer of the nonprofit organization that advocates, educates and collaborates to prevent and reduce alcohol and other drug problems in New Hampshire. Her two-year term began immediately.

“Recognizing the severity of the current  substance abuse situation in New Hampshire, I am very much looking forward to the opportunity to get involved with such a great organization that is so dedicated to addressing this issue."    

As treasurer, Hale’s responsibilities include assisting in annual budget preparation, serving on the finance committee and presenting organizational financial information to the board of directors. In this role, Hale will also be charged with providing guidance on accounting treatment for new shared services arrangements.

Hale earned a Bachelor of Science in accounting with a minor in business economics from Sacred Heart University's John F. Welch School of Business in 2006. She was employed as an assistant at the University of Bridgeport Accounting Department and also assisted Thomas DeBrizzi, CPA with his sole proprietor practice before joining Nathan Wechsler & Company in May 2006 as an associate. In November 2008, Hale attained her CPA certification. During her time at Nathan Wechsler & Company, she was promoted to senior, and in 2013 was promoted to supervising senior. Her client responsibilities include non-profit organizations, construction and manufacturing.

Hale is a member of the New Hampshire Society of Certified Public Accountants and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She is also a member of the NHSCPA Nonprofit Committee, and member of the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce. She previously served as Chair of Community Services Council of NH.

About New Futures, Inc.
New Futures envisions a state and local communities where public policies support prevention, treatments and recovery-oriented efforts to reduce alcohol and other drug problems.  In particular, the organization believes that the analysis of the economic and societal cost of alcohol and drug misuse in New Hampshire will be of critical importance to policy makers and advocates in 2015 as the state seeks as part of the State Fiscal Year 2016/2017 budget process, to wisely invest its limited resources to promote economic growth and the public health and wellbeing of its citizens.

About Nathan Wechsler & Company, PA
Nathan Wechsler & Company, PA, is a full service accounting and tax firm with over 30 professionals. With locations in Concord and Lebanon, NH, Nathan Wechsler & Co. serves clients who do business in nearly all 50 states as well as overseas. For more information on Nathan Wechsler & Company, PA, call 603-224-5357 (Concord), 603-448-2650 (Lebanon) or visit
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