Please Welcome Our Newest Associates!

Lutz, Selig & Zeronda, L.L.P. is pleased to announce the addition of Damian Zimmer and Edwin Merced, CPA to their professional team.

Damian and Edwin both join the Firm as associates. Damian’s primary responsibilities include fulfilling attestation and tax-related services for firm clients. His prior experience includes one-and-a-half years as a staff accountant with an area firm. Edwin’s focus lies in performing attestation engagements and tax preparation. Prior to joining Lutz, Selig & Zeronda, L.L.P. he worked as a staff auditor with an accounting firm in Puerto Rico.

“We’re delighted to welcome Damian and Edwin to the Firm,” said William Lutz, CPA, Senior Partner at Lutz, Selig & Zeronda, L.L.P. “They are both eager young professionals who will be a great fit for our team.”

Damian graduated from the State University of New York – Plattsburgh in 2017, earning degrees in both Accounting and Business Administration. He was an Executive Board Member of the National Association of Black Accountants from 2016-2017 and is currently a professional member of the organization. Zimmer lives in Poestenkill, New York and enjoys spending his free time traveling and jet skiing. He plays basketball at a semi-professional level as a member of the Oneonta Octane.

A 2015 graduate of the University of Puerto Rico – Rio Piedras, Edwin holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting. While in school there, he was a member of the University’s accounting students’ association (UPR AEC). Additionally, Edwin spent 2013-2014 enrolled in the Quanzhou Normal University Intensive Chinese Language Program and passed the HSK 5, a Chinese proficiency test. He currently resides in Latham, New York. Outside of the office, Edwin likes to spend his time practicing Chinese, reading, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and participating in outdoor activities such as hiking and jogging.