Our partners and managers are actively involved in national and state organizations assuring you that we will provide you with high-quality, local service and practical, timely solutions.
Public Speaking and Conference Committees
We are frequently asked to speak at conferences and courses for local and national organizations such as the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants (ASCPA), Government Finance Officers Association of Arizona (GFOA), Association of School Business Officials (ASBO) International, Association of Government Accountants (AGA), and other state accounting societies.
Jennifer Shields and Karin Smith have served on committees for Arizona ASBO’s annual and quarterly conferences.
Corey Arvizu is a member of the planning committee for the AICPA National Governmental & Not-for-Profit Training Program conference.
Brittney Williams was a member of the ASCPA Accounting and Reporting Standards Conference Committee (2012-2015).
Jennifer Shields serves as a committee member for the ASCPA’s Annual Governmental Accounting Conference.
Brittney Williams is a member of the AGA Phoenix Chapter Education Committee.
AICPA and State Society Leadership
Corey Arvizu is a member of the AICPA State & Local Government Expert Panel.
Brittney Williams is a member of the AICPA's Governmental Audit Quality Center Executive Committee.
Corey Arvizu served as the Chairperson of the Executive Committee of the AICPA’s Governmental Audit Quality Center (2008-2011).
Corey Arvizu is a member of the AICPA Practice Monitoring Task Force for Single Audits.
Corey Arvizu was a member of the AICPA’s Professional Ethics Executive Committee (2012-2015).
Two firm partners have served on the Board of Directors for the ASCPA.
Jennifer Shields has served on the AICPA Task Force on the Single Audit Training Needs and CPE Evaluation.
Corey Arvizu was the chairperson for the AICPA Task Force on the SEFA (2007-2009).
Corey Arvizu was a member of the Nominations Committee for the AICPA Board of Directors (2014-2015).
Corey Arvizu was the chair of the AICPA’s Professional Ethics Executive Committee Definition of Client Task Force.
Corey Arvizu is a former member of the Nominations Committee for the AICPA Board of Directors
Governmental Industry Organizations
Brittney Williams serves on the Financial Management Standards Board for the Association of Government Accountants (AGA).
Brittney Williams was the Section II Southwest Regional Vice President-Elect for the AGA (2015-2016).
Karin Smith serves on the GFOA’s review committee for Popular Annual Financial Reports (PAFRs).
Sara Kirk serves as a member of the Certificate of Excellence Advisory Committee for ASBO International.
Karin Smith serves on ASBO International’s School Finance Professional Committee.
Corey Arvizu is a member of ASBOI’s Accounting, Auditing, and Budgeting Committee.
Karin Smith serves as a member of the Meritorious Budget Award Advisory Committee for ASBO International.
Brittney Williams reviews submissions for the Certificate of Excellence in Citizen-Centric Reporting for the Association of Government Accountants.
Joshua Jumper and Chris Goeman are Special Review Committee Members for the GFOA's certificate program. Corey Arvizu also served as a Special Committee Member for this program from 2006 to 2016.
Casey Good served as the Treasurer of the AGA Southern Arizona Chapter from 2013 to 2016.