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Pursuant to A.R.S. § 32-703(B)(10) the Arizona Board of Accountancy may appoint committees or individuals as it considers necessary to advise or assist the board in administering and enforcing Chapter 6 – Certified Public Accountants of Title 32 – Professions and Occupations. These committees and individuals serve at the pleasure of the board. There are six committees comprised of dozens of terrific public servants that help the Board and its staff, fulfill its mission in an efficient and cost effective manner and give back to the CPA profession. The Arizona Board of Accountancy has the following committees:
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 Accounting and Auditing Advisory Committee
Pursuant to A.A.C. R4-1-115, the committee investigates matters concerning accounting reports, taxation and other areas of public accounting as the Board deems appropriate. This committee evaluates investigation files referred by the Board, holds voluntary interviews and makes advisory recommendations to the Board concerning settlement, dismissal or other disposition of the reviewed matter.

   Scott Thomas Wallace, CPA Chairperson Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   Melinda Ann Xanthos, CPA Vice-Chairperson  Term Expires June 30, 2017  
   Andreas Demosthenous Coumides, Jr, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2017  
   Joe Epps, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2019
   Stephen Theodore Harris, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2017  
   Brian Robert Lee, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2016  
   Lisa B. Lumbard, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   Christopher A. Lutes, CPA  Member Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   Steven Lavier Tait, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
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 Tax Advisory Committee  
Pursuant to A.A.C. R4-1-115, the committee investigates matters concerning accounting reports, taxation and other areas of public accounting as the Board deems appropriate. This committee evaluates investigation files referred by the Board, holds voluntary interviews and makes advisory recommendations to the Board concerning settlement, dismissal or other disposition of the reviewed matter.

   Anne Victoria Roediger, CPA Chairperson Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   Christina C. Roderick, CPA Vice-Chairperson Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   R. Gregory Blake, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2017  
   David S. Cantor, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   Michael Patrick O’Malley, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2017  
   James R. Nardine, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   Stephen J. Rodis, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   Leslie Stackpole, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   -- Vacant Position -- Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
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 Peer Review Oversight Advisory Committee  
Pursuant to A.A.C. R4-1-115.03, the committee’s primary purpose is to assist and advise the Board on matters relating to the peer review program. The committee reports to the Board on the program’s effectiveness and the status of participating firms’ compliance with A.A.C. R4-1-454.

   Timothy R. Coffey, CPA Chairperson  Term Expires June 30, 2017  
   Douglas L. Ball, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2021  
   Matthew L. Beeler, CPA Member  Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   Wesley Ryan Benally, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2021  
   Julie Prue Cauich, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   Candace P. Given, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2021  
   Pamela D. Mullins, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
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 Law Review Advisory Committee  
Pursuant to A.A.C. R4-1-115.01, the committee assists the Board in the evaluation of the Board’s statutory and regulatory provisions.

   John Chadwick Todd, II, CPA Chairperson Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   Michael J. Wagner, CPA Vice-Chairperson Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   Roger L. Cohen, Esq Member Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   George Coleman, Esq Member Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   Mark Lawrence Landy, CPA (retired) Member Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   Karen K. McCloskey, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   Scott Albert Mitchem, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
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 Certification Advisory Committee  
Pursuant to A.A.C. R4-1-115.04, the committee’s primary purpose is to evaluate applications for candidates applying for the Uniform CPA Exam and for certification. Application packets include transcripts and supporting documentation, which are used to verify the statutory requirements of exam and certification candidates.

   Vicki L. Rios, CPA Chairperson  Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   Teresa Besser Finley, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2019  
   Debra A. Hunter, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   Nancy S. Maurer, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   B.J. Morley, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2016  
   Sharron E. Walker, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2017  
   Erika M. Yoshimura, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
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 Continuing Professional Education Advisory Committee  
Pursuant to A.A.C. R4-1-115.02, the committee’s primary purpose is to assist in the evaluation of continuing professional education (CPE). The Committee makes advisory recommendations to the Board concerning CPE programs, a registrant’s satisfaction of CPE requirements and a registrant’s compliance with disciplinary orders requiring CPE.

   Todd Jason, CPA Chairperson Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   Anne Cornelius, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   John Cotton, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   Freddy Bedoya, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2016  
   Sean Kindell, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2018  
   A. Carter Smitherman, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2020  
   Matthew J. Waller, CPA Member Term Expires June 30, 2016  

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