Jeanne Dee Appointed to FASB Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee
St. Louis – Jeanne Dee, CPA/CGMA, audit and assurance partner at Anders CPAs + Advisors (Anders), has been appointed to the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee (NAC) effective January 1, 2024. With nearly 20 years of industry experience, Jeanne leads the Not-for-Profit practice at Anders, working with organization leadership, executive directors and board members to help them better understand the financial reporting process. As a leader on standards and regulations of the accountancy profession at the local, state and national level, Jeanne is knowledgeable and skilled in researching accounting principles and new or changing audit standards and is a frequent author and speaker on these topics.
“I’m delighted and humbled at the opportunity to join the NAC and collaborate with the outstanding professionals who share the enthusiasm and commitment to the not-for-profit industry,” Jeanne said. “I’m excited to get started!”
The committee sits 15 to 20 members who exhibit a deep knowledge of and keen interest in financial accounting and reporting, experience in the not-for-profit sector, a strong commitment to implementing improvements in financial reporting for users of financial statements and an aptitude for providing insights on a diverse array of financial reporting matters. The role of the committee is to gather input from the not-for-profit sector on current and proposed technical agenda projects, existing financial reporting guidance and longer term or pervasive financial reporting matters affecting their organizations.
“The six new members of the FASB’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee come from diverse professional backgrounds and organizations, but one thing they all share is a commitment to high-quality financial reporting in the not-for-profit space,” stated FASB Chair Richard R. Jones. “On behalf of the FASB, I am pleased to welcome them to the NAC and look forward to the insights they will add to the group’s robust discussions on standard-setting issues affecting not-for-profit stakeholders.”
As one of the six new NAC members, Jeanne will serve a four-year term ending on December 31, 2027.
About Jeanne Dee
Jeanne is an audit and assurance partner at Anders where she specializes in audits of financial statements for not-for-profit organizations, government entities, employee benefit plans and closely-held businesses. She is the practice leader of the firm’s Not-for-Profit Group, spearheading a group of advisors focused on serving not-for-profit organizations. Jeanne enjoys working with business owners, executive directors and board members to help them better understand the financial reporting process. An enthusiastic educator, Jeanne developed and hosted a multi-year Not-for-Profit Symposium at Anders with educational sessions to help not-for-profit organizations navigate financial reporting, accounting standards, pandemic relief funding and other timely topics impacting the industry.
Jeanne is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Missouri and is also a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). She holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Missouri – St. Louis. She is a member of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP), the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants (MOCPA) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). She previously served as an Auditing Standards Board Member and a Member of the Board of Examiners for the AICPA. Jeanne also served as a board member and secretary for the Missouri State Board of Accountancy. Her work has been recognized with several awards, including being named a 2020 Top 100 St. Louisans to Know to Succeed in Business by St. Louis Small Business Monthly. She also received the 2010 Women to Watch award from the MOCPA.
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