D. Reed Wilson, CPA, CMA
Technical Accounting and SEC Reporting Consultant
Reed develops and teaches SEC Institute’s Form 10-K In-Depth Workshop and Lease Accounting Workshop. He has taught for SEC Institute since 2011 and also teaches for Financial Executives International (FEI). He is an advisory member of FEI’s Committee on Corporate Reporting, which monitors and responds to issues relating to accounting, auditing, and external reporting. Reed provides consulting guidance to public and private companies on business combinations, joint venture formations, and various technical accounting issues.
Reed had a 36 year career at ExxonMobil Corporation, where he was the senior accounting policy advisor responsible for developing and implementing corporate accounting policy, reviewing material business transactions, and preparing SEC filings. Reed was a member of the IASB Global Preparers’ Forum, the Accounting Committee of the American Petroleum Institute, and the European Oil and Gas Committee, where he participated in preparer advocacy efforts related to regulatory initiatives. Reed has a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Rice University and a degree in economics.