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Michelle Thompson Named on Most Powerful Women in Accounting List

calendar iconJune 7, 2024

Cherry Bekaert (“the Firm”) is proud to announce that its Firm Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer, Michelle Thompson, has been once again recognized as AICPA and CIMA’s 2024 Most Powerful Women in Accounting. Thompson has been recognized for this award for the third time; she was also awarded recognition in both 2022 and 2019.

The Most Powerful Women in Accounting is an annually recognized award created by CPA Practice Advisor and administered jointly with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Each year, the chosen winners are selected based on the qualifications of being a driven force of innovation and excellence; demonstrating leadership that affects their organization’s overall success; being a mentor, sponsor and role model to others in the profession; as well as having an influential and positive impact on the accounting profession.

The recipients of the award were announced at the AICPA ENGAGE Conference in Las Vegas on Tuesday, June 4, 2024.