Kansas Society of CPAs Elects 2018-2019 Officers & Directors

FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE: November 16, 2018                                      

Kansas Society of CPAs Elects 2018-2019 Officers & Directors 

The Kansas Society of CPAs held its Annual Meeting on November 14, 2018 at the Wichita Marriott. Jay D. Langley, CPA, CGMA was elected Chair of the Board for 2018-2019. 

Jay D. Langley, CPA , CGMAJay is a graduate of Wichita State University. He was employed by Clubine and Rettele, Chartered in April 1973, became a partner in 1985 and subsequently a stockholder. Clubine and Rettele was acquired by Summers, Spencer & Company, P.A. in 2017 and Jay now serves as Vice President for the firm in Salina.

Prior to working for the firm, Jay worked approximately one year in private accounting in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Jay is well experienced in municipal accounting and auditing, bank auditing, tax and management services. He has more than 30 years of auditing experience. 

Professionally, Jay is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants, Central Kansas Chapter of Certified Public Accountants, Public Accountants Association of Kansas, North Central Chapter of the Public Accountants Association of Kansas and the National Society of Certified Public Accountants. Jay has served as a member of the Board of Directors as Vice-President, President-Elect and President for the Public Accountants Association of Kansas, is a past president of the Central Kansas Chapter of Certified Public Accountants, is serving on the Taxation Committee of the KSCPA and has served on special focus groups for the St. Louis and Austin district offices of the Internal Revenue Service.

Jay is active in the community and has served his church on several committees and is serving on the Boy Scouts Executive Council. He is a past president of the Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce and the Ellsworth Kiwanis Club. Jay will also serve a concurrent term as KSCPA Chair Representative on the Kansas Society of CPAs Educational Foundation Board of Trustees during his tenure as Chair. 

Other elected officers of the 2018-2019 Executive Committee are: Vice Chair, Damon C. Ward, CPA, CGMA, Spirit AeroSystems, Inc., Wichita; Secretary/Treasurer, Christina Ricke, CPA, CGMA, K•Coe Isom, Wichita; and Immediate Past Chair, Chad M. Allen, CPA.CITP, Hutchins & Haake LLC, Overland Park. 

Elected to three-year terms on the Society’s Board of Directors are: Julie E. Albano, CPA, CGMA, Goering and Granatino, Overland Park; Jayna Bertholf, MS, Southwestern College, Winfield; Jerry N. Capps, JD, Allen Gibbs & Houlik, L.C., Wichita; Zach Mastroly, CPA, CGMA, Koch Industries, Inc., Wichita; David O’Bryan, Ph.D, CPA, CMA, CFE, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg; and Eric S. Parkhurst, JD, CPA, Bever Dye LC, Attorneys at Law, Wichita. 

The Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants is a 2,700+ member, voluntary association dedicated to supporting and developing its members while promoting the accounting profession.

Kansas Society of CPAs Elects 2018-2019 Officers & Directors

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