With more than 28 years of experience, Scott Clelland is the Partner-in-Charge of the Public Sector Services practice at Wiss. His experience with the public sector includes school districts, municipalities, authorities, colleges and universities, state agencies and not-for-profit organizations. He is a recognized expert in the public sector arena and is frequently consulted by clients, regulators, other professionals and State agencies.
Scott's experience includes the development of the accounting procedures manual currently used by all school districts in the state of New Jersey and he assisted the State Department of Education in developing the Chart of Accounts, the Sample Comprehensive Annual Financial Report and implementation of generally accepted accounting principles for school districts.
Scott is frequently called upon to assist State agencies, regulators and other organizations to provide presentations and training to government officials and to assist with the adoption of new standards and regulations.
He currently serves on the firm's Executive Committee and is the Partner-in-Charge of the Iselin office.
BA – Accounting and Business Administration from Muhlenberg College
Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey, New York and Connecticut
Registered Municipal Accountant in New Jersey
Licensed Public School Accountant in New Jersey
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants – former Vice President of the Executive Board
New Jersey Association of School Business Officials
Registered Municipal Accountants Association Board of Trustees - Secretary
Association of Government Accountants
When not in the office, Scott enjoys watching all sports and playing soccer and volleyball.
Scott serves on the Board of a not-for-profit organization.