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Corey Arvizu, CPA, Managing Partner

"I am proud to be a part of a profession that is full of dedicated and talented individuals, but what makes my career so personally rewarding is that our firm has dedicated and talented individuals who are also genuinely nice and fun to be around."


ABOUT COREY:

  • Appreciates any type of spicy food 
  • Likes walking barefoot on freshly mowed grass
  • Enjoys decorating home for any holiday
  • Hopes to one day own a ’67 Ford Mustang fastback

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:

  • Working with governments and non-profits
  • Auditing standards
  • Single Audits (Uniform Guidance)
  • GASB pronouncements
  • Employee benefit plan audits

Professional Accomplishments:

  • Member of the AICPA State and Local Government Expert Panel
  • Chairperson of the AICPA's Governmental Audit Quality Center Executive Committee (2008-2011)
  • Member of the AICPA's Practice Monitoring Task Force for Single Audits
  • Member of the planning committee for the AICPA National Governmental & Not-for-Profit Training Program Conference
  • Member of ASBOI’s Accounting, Auditing and Budgeting Committee
  • Speaker and trainer for conferences and trainings for the AICPA, State Societies, ASBO, GFOAz, NMGFOA, and AGA Phoenix
  • Member of the AICPA's Professional Ethics Executive Committee (2012-2015)
  • Member of the Nominations Committee for the AICPA Board of Directors (2014-2015)
  • Question writer and reviewer for the AICPA's Uniform CPA examination (2002-2010)
  • Special Review Committee member of the GFOA’s certificate program (2006-2016)
  • Approved team captain for the AICPA's Peer Review Program
  • Chairperson for the AICPA Task Force on the SEFA (2007-2009)
  • Recipient of the Advanced Single Audit Certificate from the AICPA
  • Former Treasurer for Bag It!, a Tucson nonprofit organization providing resources to cancer patients 

Memberships:

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Arizona Association of School Business Officials
  • Government Finance Officers Association of Arizona
  • Government Finance Officers Association
  • Association of Government Accountants

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