Advisory Council Meeting - June 2019


Thank You For Your Service!

At this meeting we recognized the following members who are wrapping up their service on the Board of Directors or Advisory Council.  Thank you for giving so freely of your time, talents, and expertise to help keep Connecticut's CPA community strong. 

Board of Directors

Susan Martinelli (RSM US) – President

Mitchell Insero (Cigna) – Secretary

Michael Jordan (Andersen Tax) – Advisory Council Chair/Board Member-at-Large

Advisory Council

Jessica Aniskoff (blumshapiro) – Governmental Accounting and Auditing Representative

Katherine Donovan (Whittlesey) – New & Young Professionals Representative

Gerard Frame (Novak Francella) – Member-at-Large

Michael Ganino (DHL&S) – Accounting Scholarship Foundation Representative

Rebecca Guptill (Novak Francella) – Employee Benefit Plans Representative

Paul Iannone (Paul N. Iannone, Attorney at Law) – Federal Income Tax Representative

Marie Kulesza (Central Connecticut State University) – Educators Representative

Francis Rooney (Germain and Rooney) – Technology Representative

Joseph Tarasco (Accountants Advisory Group) – Member-at-Large

Lisa Wills (Whittlesey) – Not-for-Profit Organizations Representative

Troy Woolery (CohnReznick) – Member-at-Large


At the June Advisory Council meeting, members explored modifying initial CPA licensure requirements to meet the technology and analytics skills accounting and finance professionals need in the current environment and in the future. The meeting was attending by current Advisory Council members as well as the next membership year's incoming volunteers who will be installed at the June CTCPA Annual Meeting.

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