Stephanie Peters, CAE, is president & chief executive officer of the Virginia Society of CPAs (VSCPA), a statewide professional association for CPAs. She has been with the VSCPA since 1997 and leads the organization on national and state professional issues, legislative and regulatory activities and external relations. As president & CEO, Stephanie is a member of the VSCPA Board of Directors and its Executive Committee. Nationally, she has served on the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Peer Review Board and the AICPA/National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) Uniform Accountancy Act Committee; as chair of the (NASBA) State Society Relations Committee; and she is a past president of the CPA Society Executives’ Association.
A Certified Association Executive (CAE), Stephanie served as president of the Virginia Society of Association Executives and has received its CEO Award of Excellence. She currently serves as chair of the Virginia Council on Economic Education.
Stephanie received her Bachelor of Arts in history from the University of Virginia and her Master of Public Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is also a graduate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organization Management and Lead Virginia.