|Special Interest Group - Goals and Descriptions||Chairperson||Co-Chair||BOD Liaison|
| Accounting Trends & Technology (ATT)|
Provides a forum where CPAs can learn about changing and emerging topics that may
impact their roles, weather they work in private industry, public accounting, nonprofit,
| Forensic & Valuation Services (FVS)|
Aid in enhancing the skills and experience of CPAs involved in providing business
valuation and litigation support services. Further professional and public awareness
of the role of CPAs providing these services.
|Cheryl Hyder||Cheryl Hyder|
Provide educational opportunities to Chapter members regarding accounting,
auditing, and taxation issues for not-for-profit organizations and the state, local
and federal government.
| Government Contracting|
Provide technical training for CPAs working in the field of Government Contracting.
Discussions include DCAA, budgeting and contracts.
| Management of an Accounting Practice (MAP)|
Provide a forum for the discussion of accounting practice management issues to
ensure excellent professional service and profitable results.
Provide educational opportunities for Chapter members regarding federal, state,
and local taxation issues.
|Priscilla Myerson||Irene Walsh|
|Young Professionals Network|
Provides resources aiding in the professional development of entry-level accountants
with less than five years of experience and aims to foster long-lasting relationships
|CPA Day of Service||Irene Walsh||Cheryl Hyder||Irene Walsh|
|CFO and Controllers|
To increase the knowledge of CFOs and Controllers who are licensed CPAs with
topics relevant to their duties. Prospective CFO/Controllers are welcome to attend.
A variety of subjects are planned that will add to expertise so that skills can be
enhanced. The experience is intended to make us better managers and broaden
our business network. Colleagues are encouraged to engage with speakers and
learn while we earn continuing education. Meetings are planned in the morning in
the Tysons area.
|Personal Financial Planning & Estate Planning|
Provide informative and educational opportunities to members in their PFP practice.
Seek ways to enhance the public's awareness and understanding of the unique
services the CPA PFP offers. Discuss the special needs of the elderly and their
families with members and other professionals who work with the elderly.
|International Tax & Business|
Provide educational and networking opportunities to members relating to international
business and tax issues. This group serves anyone interested in expanding their
knowledge of the unique issues related to U.S. businesses expanding overseas or
foreign individuals investing in the U.S.