Country: United States
Tommye E. Barie, CPA, joined the IFAC Board in November 2016. She was nominated by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA).
Ms. Barie is a partner with Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC, a full service US accounting and consulting firm, and the firm’s Client Advisory Services practice. She is located in the Bradenton, Florida office, where prior to launching the consulting practice, her focus was serving governmental entities and not-for-profit organizations by providing financial and compliance audits, compilations, reviews, internal audits, and consulting services.
Ms. Barie has an extensive history of service to the accounting profession. From 2003-2006 and 2009-present, she served as a member of the AICPA’s Governing Council and from 2010-2016, she was a member of the AICPA’s Board of Directors. She served as Chair of the AICPA Board of Directors for 2014-2015. Barie was also President of the Florida Institute of CPAs from 2004-2005. In 2014, she was recognized as one of the top 100 most influential people in accounting by Accounting Today. In 2015, the Michigan Society of CPAs recognized her with their Outstanding Visionary Award.
Ms. Barie received her BBA in Accounting from Stetson University (US).