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Meet Our Team

At Bowman & Company CPA, PC, all of our staff members are financial industry professionals invested in helping you and your small business grow. We offer our services to clients nationwide, while specializing in the Maryland areas of Howard, Anne Arundel, Prince George’s and Baltimore Counties. For more information on our offerings, contact us online or call us at (410) 381-8121.

  • Tom Bowman

    Founder & Owner


  • Janice Lane

    General Manager

    I graduated from the University of Maryland College Park where I received my BA in Business. In 1997, I earned my CPA certification. I have been working for Bowman & Company since 2004. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family & our dog and attending concerts.


  • Christy Fox

    Payroll Manager, Office Manager

    I moved to Maryland in 2001 and then moved back to my home state of Iowa in 2016 where I continue to work remotely. I have 2 daughters and 3 wonderful grandchildren. I have been part of the Bowman & Company team since December 2011. In my free time I enjoy spending time with family and friends, traveling and watching the Baltimore Ravens.


  • Mark Bowman

    Accounting Manager

    I graduated from Arcadia University where I received a degree in Accounting. I have been working for Bowman & Company since June 2012. In my spare time I enjoy attending Baltimore Ravens and Orioles games.


  • Christine Neubauer

    Accounting Manager

    I graduated from Fairfield University in May 1987 and proceeded to pass the CPA exam on my first attempt the following month while working for a “Big Six” accounting firm. I joined Bowman & Company in August, 2016. I love talking about taxes, the Ravens, taxes, NASCAR, spending time with family and still more taxes.


  • Jessica Lawson

    Accounting Manager

    I graduated from Bowling Green State University in 2009 with an Education degree, specializing in teaching the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. After serving as a public school teacher for 7 years, my lifetime love of learning led me to continue my own education into the field of accounting and taxes. I have been a part of the Bowman & Company team since December of 2016. Outside of work, I enjoy doing Pilates, eating sushi, and learning to play the guitar.


  • Sue Straney

    Bookkeeper, Individual Tax Preparer

    I graduated from Brown University and from Yale University, with degrees in Biology and Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry. In 2009, I earned Enrolled Agent status from the IRS. I received a certificate in advanced accounting from UMUC in 2012. I have been working for Bowman & Company since August 2011. In my spare time, I enjoy playing in bands, hiking and spending time with family and friends.


  • Lisa Messerschmidt

    Bookkeeper

    I graduated from Francis Marion University with a Bachelor of Business Administration. I started doing my own bookkeeping at age 16 when my father taught me how to do my own taxes. I have been working for Bowman & Company since 2011. I have a wonderful husband, 3 daughters, a son-in-law, and a granddaughter. In my free time I enjoy scuba diving, reading and spending time with my family.


  • Robert Manheimer

    Bookkeeper

    I graduated from The University of Maryland in 199 with a degree in finance.  I was a Stocks & Futures trade for 17 years before coming to Bowman & Company.  In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family, watching Terps basketball & figuring out ways to expend my dog’s endless supply of energy.


  • Jennifer Skrzypczak

    Client Services Coordinator

    I graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Political Science. After living in California for almost ten years, I have moved back to the East Coast and joined Bowman & Company in September 2018. In my free time I enjoy watching football, Indy Car racing, visiting locally owned restaurants and breweries, and spending time with my family and friends.


  • Debra Hicks

    Payroll Specialist

    As a graduate of the American Institute of Commerce, I worked in a variety of office environments, then took a hiatus to homeschool my children (K-12), who will all have graduated with honors. I joined the Bowman team in 2018. In my spare time, I enjoy helping people, reading and continuing to learn about the fascinating people, places and events of this wonderful world we live in.


  • Tarene Griffiths

    Administrative Assistant

    I graduated from Everest College in May 2013 where I received my associate’s degree in Criminal Justice. I started at Bowman & Company as a temp in Jan 2018 and became permanent January 2019. Outside of work I enjoy hanging out with friends, taking road trips with my family and online shopping!