Margaret F Gallagher





 Margaret F. Gallagher, C.P.A.

  Student/Partner Alliance


Margaret (“Peggy”) Gallagher serves in Technical Resources at WithumSmith + Brown, and has over 25 years of accounting and auditing experience.  Peggy specializes in the application and interpretation of accounting and auditing standards to privately-held and public entities. She is responsible for technical consultations, compliance with and communication of professional standards, quality reviews of financial reporting engagements, and development of firm policies and professional education.

Peggy is a member of the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants, and serves as Chair of their Accounting and Auditing Standards Interest Group.  She is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.  Gallagher has authored professional publications, and is a frequent speaker for numerous technical seminars for clients, colleagues, and regional audiences.

Peggy joined S/PA as a partner for a student at Marylawn in 2010 and joined the S/PA Board in Spring, 2012.   She is also a board member of Junior Achievement of Northern NJ and is a co-founder and former board member of The Springfield Avenue Partnership, a downtown redevelopment organization.  NJBIZ recently named Ms. Gallagher as one of New Jersey’s Best Fifty Women in Business for 2013.

Peggy resides in Maplewood with her husband, Steve, and their two adult children.