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Jay Hanson

Charlotte, NC, USA

Jay D. Hanson
Former Board Member, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board

Jay D. Hanson was a Board Member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board  from 2011 to 2016. Prior to joining the Board, Mr. Hanson spent nearly 32 years at RSM US, LLP (previously known as McGladrey & Pullen, LLP). At the time of his appointment to the PCAOB, Mr. Hanson was the National Director of Accounting, overseeing the firm’s accounting guidance and training practices, as well as leader of the firm’s Accounting Standards Group. He also was a member of the Financial Reporting Executive Committee of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) from 2005 to 2011, serving as Chairman from 2008- 2011. Mr. Hanson is a certified public accountant licensed to practice in his home state of Minnesota. He graduated from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota, with a B.A. in Business Administration/accounting and Mathematics.


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