The VSCPA Political Action Committee (VSCPA PAC) is pleased to announce its officers and Board of Trustees for the 2016–2017 fiscal year. The members were installed May 1 and were recognized at the VSCPA’s annual business meeting May 11 in Williamsburg.
Larry Hurt, CPA, retired, formerly with Franklin Community Bank in Rocky Mount is serving as chair of the Board. Roy Emmons II, CPA, of Young Accountancy Group, LLC will serve as vice chair. VSCPA President & CEO Stephanie Peters, CAE, will serve as secretary/treasurer.
Board members include: Charles Bish, CPA, of Burdette Smith & Bish, LLC, in Fairfax; Bradford Jones, CPA, of PBMares in Fredericksburg; Gregory McChesney, CPA, of HMR Funding LLC in Richmond; Thomas Sinsabaugh, CPA, of Keiter in Richmond; Barbara Smith, CPA, of Cherry Bekaert, in Virginia Beach; Gary Thomson, CPA, of Dixon Hughes Goodman in Richmond; James Walker, CPA, of Cherry Bekaert in Richmond; and Hal Young, CPA, of Young Accountancy Group in Fairfax.
The VSCPA PAC, the political action committee associated with the VSCPA, was formed in 1981 in order for VSCPA members to pool resources in order to make political contributions. The PAC is a bipartisan committee that contributes funds to candidates who support CPA interests. The VSCPA PAC Board of Trustees is the governing body of the VSCPA PAC. The Board evaluates, recommends and actively participates in fundraising activities.