NAVIGATING A NEW BUSINESS LANDSCAPE

Under exceptional circumstances, CPA Ontario continued to guide and support the profession while strengthening regulatory effectiveness. Over the past year, we enhanced organizational capabilities, safeguarded the public’s trust and prepared CPAs to lead in a rapidly evolving business environment.

Explore this site to learn more about our agile response to significant change.

CPA ONTARIO COUNCIL AND EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT TEAM

CPA ONTARIO COUNCIL

 

OFFICERS

  • Anita K. Ferrari
    FCPA, FCA
    Chair
  • Jean Desgagné
    CPA, CA
    Vice-Chair
  • Daniela Carcasole
    CPA, CA
    Secretary
  • Paulina Molnar
    CPA, CA
    Treasurer

MEMBERS-AT-LARGE

  • Ian Jeffreys
    CPA, CA
  • Stephen McCaughey
    CPA, CMA
  • Tony Pedari
    FCPA, FCA
  • Jennifer Roedding
    CPA, CA

 

  • Daniel Rogozynski
    CPA, CA
  • Brice Scheschuk
    CPA, CA
  • Benjie Thomas
    FCPA, FCA
  • Iliana Oris Valiente
    CPA, CA

PUBLIC REPRESENTATIVES

  • John Beck
  • Ginny Dybenko
  • Graham T. Parsons
  • Mardi Witzel

YOUNG CPA REPRESENTATIVE | NON-VOTING

  • Michael Cherny
    CPA, CA

COUNCIL COMMITTEES

 

STANDING COMMITTEES OF COUNCIL

  • Paulina Molnar
    CPA, CA
    Finance & Audit Committee, Chair
  • Stephen McCaughey
    CPA, CMA
    Human Resources Committee, Chair

    Risk Committee, Chair
  • Daniela Carcasole
    CPA, CA
    Governance & Nominating Committee, Chair

ADJUDICATIVE COMMITTEES

ADMISSIONS & REGISTRATION

  • John Blanken
    CPA, CA, LPA
    Chair
  • Mark Dimmell
    CPA, CA
    Deputy Chair
  • Gregory Hocking
    CPA, CA, IPA
    Deputy Chair
  • Bernard S, Schwartz
    FCPA, FCA
    Deputy Chair

APPEAL COMMITTEE

  • Elaine Sequiera
    FCPA, FCA
    Chair
  • Stewart Hardacre
    CPA, CMA
    Deputy Chair

 

CAPACITY COMMITTEE

  • John Love
    CPA, CMA
    Chair
  • John Worthington
    CPA, CMA
    Deputy Chair

DISCIPLINE COMMITTEE

  • Randal J. Adamkowski
    CPA, CA
    Deputy Chair
  • David Debenham
    FCPA, FCMA
    Deputy Chair
  • John H. Friday
    FCPA, FCA, CMA
    Deputy Chair
  • Andrea B. Mintz
    CPA, CA, LPA
    Deputy Chair

REGULATORY COMMITTEES

PRACTICE INSPECTION COMMITTEE

  • Jean M. Prichard
    CPA, CA
    Chair

PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT COMMITTEE

  • Leslie Davidson
    CPA, CGA
    Chair

PUBLIC ACCOUNTING LICENSING BOARD

  • John Beech
    FCPA, FCA
    Chair
  • Colleen Gibb
    FCPA, FCA
    Chair
    (as of March 2021)

VOLUNTEER LEADERSHIP

The generous efforts of CPA Ontario’s many volunteers benefit all members and students in the CPA program, the profession and the public. We extend our sincere thanks to the many committee volunteers who gave their time and expertise during fiscal 2021.

WE ARE CPA ONTARIO

We are an educator, thought leader, regulator, advocate and provider. We protect the public interest by ensuring our members meet the highest standards of integrity and expertise. We provide pathways to the profession for aspiring accountants from around the world. And we engage in our community as a responsible corporate citizen.

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DOWNLOAD ANNUAL REPORT

In a year like no other, CPA Ontario worked to enhance organizational capabilities, safeguard the public’s trust and prepare CPAs to lead in a rapidly evolving business environment. Learn more about our recent progress in the 2021 Annual Report.

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DOWNLOAD REGULATORY REPORT

In alignment with our commitment to transparency, accountability and evidence-based regulation, the Regulatory Report was developed as a tool to help members, students and firms understand our role as regulator and their obligations as CPAs and stakeholders. Read the 2021 Regulatory Report to learn more.

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