Chapter News & Events

President's Message:

It is that time of year again where our Chapter's Nominations Committee needs to prepare for the coming nominations of officer's and director's and the subsequent elections. Our past president, Kathleen Brothers, is this year's chairperson of our Nominations Committee. If you would like to serve the FICPA-Tallahassee Chapter as an officer or director, please submit your name and contact information to Kathleen Brothers at . We are required to submit nominations for the 2011/2012 fiscal year to the FICPA by March 1, 2011. Elections will be held at our May meeting.

The following is a job notice submitted for distribution to our Chapter members by Tall Timbers Research Station & Land Conservancy, (NPO). Any interested parties should submit their resume to the contact listed below. The FICPA &/or the Tallahassee Chapter assume no responsibility for this notice:

Tall Timbers Research Station & Land Conservancy is seeking applications for the Controller position. This position is responsible for managing and carrying out financial activities, including accounting, payroll, grants management, insurance and employee benefits. A BS in Accounting is required with minimum 5 years’ experience in 501 (c) 3 or similar organizations. Experience in fund accounting and Sage AccPac ERP Software is preferred. Employment begins July 1, 2011 with 3 months training overlap with the current Controller. Salary & benefits provided commensurate with experience. Please send cover letter and resume by March 15, 2011 to Lane Green, Executive Director, 13093 Henry Beadel Dr., Tallahassee, FL 32312

We look forward to seeing you at our February meeting! Come out and meet this year's FICPA president, Michael Pender and find our what your FICPA has in the works to help protect and promote your position as a CPA in Florida.

Beth McDougal
2010-2011 Tallahassee Chapter President