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Florida Institute of CPAs Hires Rivers Buford as Director of Governmental Affairs
Buford brings to the FICPA almost 20 years of legislative and regulatory experience. He has served in the positions of Policy Advisor for the Florida Senate; Senate Staff Director; Legislative Affairs Director for the Department of State, under eight Secretaries of State; and Legislative Affairs Director for the Florida Trucking Association.
“The FICPA is pleased and honored to have Rivers Buford join our efforts to represent our members in the areas of advocacy, regulatory policy and issues relating to Certified Public Accountants,” said FICPA President/CEO Deborah Curry, CGMA. “His vast experience in governmental affairs and the not-for-profit sector will greatly benefit our organization, as well as our Political Action Committees. As an advocate for Certified Public Accountants, Rivers will channel his experience to protect the CPA license and monitor policies affecting the profession.”
Rivers and his wife of 27 years, Jean, have one daughter, Kathryn Elizabeth, and a cairn terrier, Connor.
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LAST UPDATED 7/24/2012