Who are we?
The Inclusion Champions represent a cohort of CPAs across the country that will help foster discussions on diversity and inclusion throughout the profession. They will create awareness of diversity and inclusion tools available to all firms and inspire actions that make D&I a part of the everyday experience. The Champions are highly skilled and trained to reach the profession through speaking engagements and other activities.
- Widen the D&I reach to the profession
- Increase utilization of AICPA D&I tools
- Build profession wide D&I understanding and knowledge
- Strengthen the critical D&I business case
Request a Speaker
Any of our Champions would be happy to speak about the importance of D&I within the accounting profession. To initiate a speaker request, please complete this speaker request form. Champions will be available for speaking requests beginning in June 2018.
To request participation from the AICPA Inclusion Champions in a project or program, please complete the form and submit via the "Submit Request" button.
Please note: The clarity and quality of the information shared in the request form will greatly assist the AICPA Diversity and Inclusion Team in determining an optimal degree of participation in each respective project or program.
Meet our 2018 Champions
Rebekah Brown, CPA
Director of Development
Maryland Association of CPAs
The Business Learning Institute
J. Michael Kirkland, CPA, CGMA
Kecia Smith, PhD, CPA
Richard Levychin, CPA, CGMA
Jerome Fulton, Jr., CPA
Financial Services Consultant
Jenny Herrera, CPA
Shareholder, Rubino & Company
Ralph Thomas, CGMA
New Jersey Society of CPAs
Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.