Diversity and Inclusion
The AICPA works to encourage and promote diversity & inclusion within the CPA profession and its workforce, as we believe a workplace that is reflective and inclusive of the global communities in which they serve - different people, different cultures, and different perspectives – are greatly positioned to innovatively solve the challenging and complex issues facing clients and the evolving public interest.
Spotlight on Professional Resources
The program allows participants to seek a mentor and/or mentee outside of their organization. Using an online platform makes a mentoring relationship easier to fit into busy schedules, creating beneficial and successful outcomes.
AICPA LGBT Networking Group
Offering members an opportunity to exchange information and resources specific to recruiting, retaining and creating an inclusive environment for LGBT accountants in the profession.
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- Preparing for the future: Female thought leaders share insight
- Read this report for an in-depth look at how the audit, tax and consulting firm RSM US LLP is addressing gender diversity.
- Deloitte's global board will have first female chair
- 2 ways to counteract workplace bias
- 4 ways to take charge and own your career
AICPA is committed to providing research to better understand and influence the dynamics of young people who enter and remain in the accounting profession.
Tools and Resources
Assess your firm’s current environment, learn about best practices, and implement action plans. These tools will help firms ensure that diversity and inclusion initiatives are an ongoing part of their company’s culture.
Take advantage of resources that help professionals like you continue to advance in their careers.
Request an Inclusion Champion to speak at your event. Inclusion Champions represent a cohort of CPAs across the country that help foster discussions on diversity and inclusion in the profession.
National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion
A commission formed to serve as champions within the accounting profession proposing strategies to recruit, retain, and advance under-represented minorities in the profession. Learn more about the National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion!