Crystal Suazo, CPA, is a partner at Reagan Madison Inc, where she is part of the core management team that oversees the organization's day-to-day business operations in addition to playing an integral role in business development and strategic planning for the firm. She is responsible for heading up the Accounting and Finance division at Reagan Madison and has lived in the area for more than 20 years.
Crystal earned her Bachelor of Science degree (Cum Laude) with a major in accounting and minor in trust management from Campbell University. She began her career working in the manufacturing industry focusing on cost accounting and inventory control. She joined public accounting in 1999 and worked for a local firm handling tax, trust and estate compliance, and business development.
Active in the local community, Crystal's professional affiliations include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (NCACPA) where she has served as a cabinet member and social chair for the Young CPA Cabinet. She is also involved in the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce's EDGE4 campaign and sits on the Chambers Member Services Board. Crystal is graduate of the Leadership Raleigh Class 27, is the class Chair for Leadership Raleigh Class 28, and serves on the Leadership Raleigh Board. She is President of the Triangle chapter of the American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA) and received their Excellence in Accounting and Finance Award in 2012.
A Board Member and Executive Committee member for Triangle Family Services, she previously served as co-chair for the organization's Annual Gingerbread Benefit. She a member of the Women's Giving Network of Wake County. Crystal was recognized as one of the Triangle's top 25 businesswomen in 2008 with Triangle Business Journal's prestigious Women in Business Award for her exemplary leadership skills in the mentoring category as well as receiving a 40 under 40 award in 2012. Currently she is involved as Project Manager for Seed of Abraham ministries a non-profit focused on restoring Biblical morals and values.