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Partner at Lane Gorman Trubitt, PLLC receives Women of the Year Award


DALLAS – May 5, 2014 –Neely Duncan, a partner at Lane Gorman Trubitt, PLLC, was recognized by the National Association of Professional Women as “VIP Woman of the Year -2014.”

Duncan received the NAPW award for her leadership and commitment in her profession. She was Neely Duncan_bwunaware of her submission for this award and was shocked and honored to be chosen. Duncan was nominated anonymously and voted on by a committee that found her to be the most deserving of this prestigious acknowledgement.

“I won primarily for my personal and professional work with the nonprofit community, the NPO positions I have held, the professional certifications, as well as the various committee and boards I serve on for the CPA profession,” said Duncan. “By receiving this award, I also will have unlimited access for free to conferences and national multimedia, which is usually a cost of $2,000. I personally paid for the membership in this association. It seems to be paying off, and I want our firm to reap the benefits.”

With this award, LGT’s website has been added as a link to Duncan’s NAPW profile for direct access to our services referred to in the “VIP Showcase-nationally.” The Dallas chapter of this national association has 550 members who are active in various specialty, community and national organizations.

“Neely has proven to be a true asset to the audit department at LGT, as well as the Dallas and Fort Worth not-for-profit communities,” said Scott Cote, LGT’s director of Practice Growth. “It’s very demanding to be a part of such an exemplary team, and we demand a lot from our people.  Through the years, Neely has more than risen to the challenge. She has become a true leader in one of the most highly regarded accounting firms in the Metroplex.”

In 2004, Neely joined LGT after serving four years in the United States Navy. She is well-known within the not-for-profit community and serves on numerous boards and committees. She is also involved in the health care industry and is a Certified Fraud Examiner. In addition to her strong community involvement, she balances work with two children and her husband, Lee Duncan.

About Lane Gorman Trubitt, PLLC

Founded in 1950, Lane Gorman Trubitt, PLLC (LGT) is one of the largest certified public accounting firms headquartered in the Southwest. Dedicated to serving the middle market, the firm represents a broad range of clients, from individuals to public companies, in a variety of industries. LGT offers traditional accounting, audit and tax services as well as various other specialized services. In an effort to expand the services we provide to our valued clients, LGT has launched three affiliated companies, LGT Financial Advisors, LLC, LGT Insurance Services, Inc. and LGT Retirement Plan Solutions.

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About The National Association of Professional Women

NAPW is the most rapidly growing and recognized association for professional women in the United States. Our members range from women who are just starting out in their careers and are seeking better opportunities to those with established careers seeking greater advancement. NAPW is an exclusive network for like-minded women to come together and exchange ideas both professionally and socially on topics such as business, career development, family, philanthropy, economic and political issues.

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Elizabeth Dahlgren, Communications Coordinator, Lane Gorman Trubitt, PLLC

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