Strader & Associates’ Profile
Strader & Associates is a locally based CPA
Firm headquartered near
Bethlehem’s Historical Downtown District.
The firm was founded in January 2006 to become the financial
partner of its clients, not only to guide small businesses to stay
in compliance with the taxation laws and lending requirements, but
also, to assist the clients in successful planning, developing long
and short term strategies and the implementation of goals.
The Firm takes the process of preparing tax returns and
financial statements and builds that into an understanding of the
organization’s past, present and future.
Strader & Associates strives to provide an understanding of
what happened last year and how that will impact the coming years.
The firm works with its clients as a partner to enable
effective strategic plans for the overall success of the entity.
Profile of Your Partner
Wayne S. Strader is a Pennsylvania Certified
Public Accountant and the principal of Strader & Associates.
He received his Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration,
with a concentration in Accounting and Marketing, from
University. Prior to establishing his
Firm, he worked as the Regional Controller for a publicly traded
international company, with the regional revenue exceeding three
billion dollars. He
oversaw the financial operations of seventeen independent business
units as well as being instrumental in developing and implementing a
control structure to meet Sarbanes Oxley Section 404 requirements.
With over twelve years experience in pubic accounting with
regional CPA firms in Pennsylvania, he has had
exposure to a wide array of businesses of varying size, structure
and industry. Strader
is an active member of the American Institute of Certified Public
Accountants, the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public
Accountants and the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce.
He supports the community through serving on the Board of
Directors as Treasurer for the non-profit organization, CAT,
Coalition for Appropriate Transportation and through his involvement
in the arts as a member of the Bethlehem Palette Club and the Allentown Art Museum.
Strader & Associates is an active partner with our clients and is
dedicated to providing viable and attentive service to support the
success of local businesses.