Deals and People

Bond Beebe Names Benefits and Labor Principal

By Kevin McGuinness editors@plansponsor.com | August 22, 2013

August 22, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Bond Beebe, a Maryland-based certified public accounting and advisory firm, announced that Mark Buckberg has joined the firm as a principal in its Benefits and Labor Sector.

A professional with over 18 years of accounting experience, Buckberg specializes in providing audit and accounting services to multiemployer benefit plans and labor organizations.

“Mark brings a broad wealth of experience and knowledge that will allow us to continue to exceed our clients’ expectations,” said Brian Garstecki, principal-in-charge of the firm’s Benefits and Labor Sector. “His expertise will help us continue to ensure that our clients maintain operating and reporting compliance and are able to meet their goals and objectives.”

Buckberg possesses in-depth expertise regarding federal reporting and compliance for labor unions, defined benefit and defined contribution pension, health and welfare, and political action funds. A Certified Fraud Examiner and certified in financial forensics, he is also deeply experienced in performing fraud examinations and providing litigation support for labor organizations and multiemployer benefit plans.

Prior to joining Bond Beebe, Buckberg was a partner for another CPA firm in the Washington DC area, serving labor unions, employee benefit plans, nonprofit organizations, and privately-held entities. He has also served as a controller for a media company, overseeing and guiding significant company growth.

A licensed Certified Public Accountant in Maryland and the District of Columbia, Buckberg holds a B.S. in accounting from the University of Maryland and a B.S. in finance from Towson State University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and the AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services section.