Kevin is a Group Vice President of Accounting Policy at M&T Bank in Buffalo, NY. Kevin is responsible for leading the implementation efforts relating to new accounting standards including CECL, Leasing, and Revenue Recognition as well as performing traditional accounting policy related functions. Prior to returning to industry, Kevin was an Assistant Director of Technical Activities at the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). At the FASB, Kevin was responsible for leading the FASB staff activities on standard setting projects and managed over 25 different projects, including CECL and Leasing, which were joint projects with the IASB. Kevin graduated from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY with a Master’s degree in Accounting as well as an MBA.