Erin Charles, CPA
Principal - SC&H Group
Erin Charles is a Principal in SC&H Group’s Audit and Tax Services practice. With more than 13 years of experience, Erin specializes in leading audit, accounting, and consulting engagements for clients in the manufacturing, distribution, retail, not-for profit, government, and technology industries.
In particular, Erin maintains deep expertise in the manufacturing and distribution industries, using her insight to help companies overcome challenges and identify savings opportunities. She works closely with businesses in diverse manufacturing sectors, including food processing, machining and fabrication, defense, building materials, electronic devices, packaging, printing and publishing, textile and retail, and more.
Erin directs many of the firms most challenging attest engagements, partnering with client management to ensure compliance with accounting and audit standards. She also performs employee benefit plan audits and various value-added services, including control assessments and process improvements, due diligence, and financial statement consulting.
In addition to ensuring ongoing client communication and high-quality service, Erin provides continuing instruction and mentorship to audit team members. She organizes and budgets engagement efforts, and researches complex financial accounting issues.
Erin earned a B.S. degree in Accounting from the University of Delaware. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, and Delaware Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Active in her community, Erin serves as treasurer on the board of directors of The Homeless Persons Representation Project and The Tyanna Foundation. She also volunteers her time with numerous charitable organizations including The Baltimore Station, Ronald McDonald House of Baltimore and Junior Achievement of Central Maryland.