Jane M. Brewer of KAWG&F Named a 2008 SmartCPA by SmartCEO Magazine July 1, 2008 Timonium, MD — Regional accounting and consulting firm Katz, Abosch, Windesheim, Gershman & Freedman, P.A. (KAWG&F) today announced that Jane M. Brewer, Co- Chair of the Tax Department, has been named a 2008 SmartCPA by SmartCEO Magazine. Previously honored as a SmartCPA in 2006, Brewer has again been recognized for her leadership, accomplishments, expertise, innovation and relationship development as a top certified public accountant (CPA) in the Baltimore business community. “It is an honor to be included among such a distinguished group of CPAs who have dedicated so much of themselves to their profession,” said Jane M. Brewer, Co-Chair of the Tax Department for KAWG&F. “It is especially fulfilling to be recognized for the work that I love to do and I am looking forward to continuing my personal and professional involvement in the business and civic communities.” Brewer has more than 25 years of experience as a CPA and specializes in taxation and planning for partnership and limited liability companies, real estate, multi-state, not-for-profit organizations, individuals and small businesses. Brewer is a dedicated member of several organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants and served as the former Chair of the State Tax Committee, the Maryland Commission on Aging and served as Commissioner from 2006-2008, the Commercial Real Estate Women (Crew) Baltimore chapter, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) and served as Past-President, the Rotary Club of Towsontowne as a Charter Member and served as Past-President, and the Women Investors in Real Estate (WIRE). Brewer has been the recipient of many distinguished honors throughout her professional career, including the Woman in Business Champion by the Small Business Administration in 2006, the YWCA Leadership Award in 2004, the Top 100 Women in Maryland Circle of Excellence by The Daily Record in 1997, 1999 and 2002, the Woman of the Year by the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) in 2001, the Accountant Advocate of the Year by the State of Maryland Small Business Administration in 1997, and the Rotarian of the Year by the Rotary Club of Towsontowne from 1990-1991. Brewer is a graduate of the University of Baltimore with a B.S. and M.S. in Taxation.