Accountancy, State Board of

Type of Board: Regulatory/Licensing Pay/Benefits:
Voting Members: 5 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 0 Created by: NDCC § 43-02.2-03
Length of Terms: 5 years, 2 term limit
Frequency of Meetings: Various times throughout the year
Address: 215 N 3rd St Ste 202C Grand Forks, ND 58203
Phone: (701) 775-7100
Contact: Mandy Harlow
The Board is responsible for the examination, certification, and licensing of certified public accountants and the licensing of public accountants. The Board determines standards of integrity, education, and proficiency and is empowered to suspend or revoke certification upon investigation and proof of misconduct. The governor appoints four certified public accountants (CPA) and one licensed public accountant (LPA) to serve staggered five-year terms. The Board employs an executive director. If the number of LPAs in the state becomes less than 25, the LPA position is filled by a CPA during the next vacancy. The appointments are made from a list of three, submitted by the appropriate nominating committee.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Adair, Laura CPA (701) 751-3883 Burleigh 7/1/2017 6/30/2022
Erickson, Sheri CPA (218) 477-4073 7/1/2018 6/30/2023
Kautzman, Patrick CPA (701) 239-8501 Cass 7/1/2016 6/30/2021
Miller, Faye CPA (701) 557-5757 Burleigh 7/1/2010 6/30/2020
Schmitz, Mike CPA - Chairman (701) 221-2655 Burleigh 5/14/2014 6/30/2024