Carl Kampel, CPA and Director in Charge of Professional Standards at Ellin & Tucker, Chartered, was recently elected to serve on the 2013-14 Board of Directors of the Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants (MACPA). MACPA, founded in 1901, is the only organization in the state of Maryland to exclusively represent the interests of Maryland CPAs. MACPA has more than 9,000 members who work in public accounting, industry, government, education and the non-profit sector.
As Director in Charge of Professional Standards at Ellin & Tucker, Mr. Kampel advises clients on financial reporting for complex transactions and represents the firm before financial reporting standard-setting organizations. He is a member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board Emerging Issues Task Force, the Board of Directors of the Baltimore Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEl) and Co-Chair of the Baltimore Chapter of the Financial Executives Networking Group. He is also past president of FEI’s Baltimore Chapter. In addition, Mr. Kampel is the former vice chair of the AICPA’s Accounting Standards Executive Committee (AcsSEC) and former member of the Executive Committee of the AICPA Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center, the Technical Issues Committee and the Health Care Audit and Accounting Guide Overhaul Task Force.