New Private Company Council Members Announced

November 16, 2016

Yesterday, the Financial Accounting Foundation’s (“FAF”) Board of Trustees appointed the following new members to the Private Company Council:

  • Beth van Bladel, director of CFO for Hire LLC
  • David Hirsch, vice president—finance at Pritzker Group Private Capital
  • Richard Reisig, shareholder and technical director–attest services at Anderson ZurMuehlen & Company, P.C.
  • Yan Zhang, partner at EisnerAmper LLP

The newly appointed members will serve three-year terms effective January 1, 2017. Additionally, the FAF’s Board of Trustees reappointed Russell Golden as chairman of Financial Accounting Standards Board (“FASB”). Golden has been with the FASB since 2010, guiding the board in the issuance of major accounting standards regarding revenue recognition, leases, credit losses, and nonprofit financial reporting. His first term expires June 30, 2017, and the second term will conclude June 30, 2020.

Also announced yesterday, the FAF Trustees appointed Marsha Hunt (vice president—corporate controller at Cummins Inc.) and Harold Monk Jr., (partner of a Florida-based accounting firm) as members of the FASB. Hunt replaces outgoing FASB member Lawrence Smith, and will begin a five-year term on July 1, 2017. Monk will succeed Daryl Buck, who is retiring from the board on December 31. Monk’s five-year term begins January 1, 2017.