Sept. 11, 2012
NASBA President and CEO Ken Bishop was named one of Accounting Today's Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting. His entry in the list is as follows:
President and CEO, NASBA
In his first year on the job, Bishop has smoothly handled a packed agenda at NASBA, from expanding the CPA Exam to just about every corner of the globe, to finding new ways to help his constituency among state boards.
Career Highlights: President and CEO, National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, 2012 – present; Executive Vice President, COO, 2010-2011; Senior VP and Director, CPA Examination Operations, 2007 – 2010; Past chair, NASBA Mobility Task Force… President, Professional Credential Services Inc., (NASBA subsidiary)… Executive Director, Missouri State Board of Accountancy, 1998 – 2006… Assistant Director, Missouri Department of Public Safety… Law enforcement career, including commander, Missouri Major Case Squad; chief of police; under-sheriff; undercover narcotics officer.
Other Affiliations: CEO, NASBA Center for the Public Trust (CPT)…Past member, Board of Examiners, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Education: Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Executive Program… University of Missouri, Master's in Criminal Justice; Bachelor's in Education… Federal Criminal Justice Academy… Missouri State Highway Patrol Academy.
Blog: Monthly "President's Memo" in State Board Report.
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Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting