Speakers & Keynotes

The Digital CPA Community is eager and excited to share information to help propel the accounting profession forward.  Many of the instructors below have received multiple awards and recognition as leaders and influencers in the profession.  Don’t miss your chance to interact and learn with this distinguished group at DCPA16!   Although we are currently working on our agenda for 2016, please check out the quality speakers from DCPA15.

DCPA17 Keynote Speakers

Erik Asgeirsson

President and CEO, CPA.com
Erik Asgeirsson has more than 20 years of experience in leading technology organizations and driving business growth. Over the past ten years Erik has driven CPA.com's focus on cloud computing and... More

Barry Melancon

CPA, CGMA, President and CEO, AICPA
Barry C. Melancon is the President and Chief Executive Officer at the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), the national professional association of CPAs, with more than 400,000 members worldwide.  He... More

John O'Leary

In 1987, John O’Leary was a curious nine-year-old boy. Playing with fire and gasoline, John created a massive explosion in his home and was burned on 100% of his body. He was given 1% chance to live... More

Marc Randolph

Netflix Co-Founder, Executive Mentor & Angel Investor
Marc Randolph is a veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, advisor, investor and keynote speaker. Marc was cofounder of the online movie and television streaming service Netflix, serving as their... More

DCPA17 Speakers

Alan Anderson

CPA, owner, ACCOUNT-ability Plus
Al has over 25 years of experience in the accounting profession. After working primarily as a partner and National Director of Audit in the firm of McGladrey and Pullen, LLP and with the American... More

Sharon Berman

CPA, CGMA, principal, Rehmann
Sharon has over twenty years of experience in public accounting, at local and national firms, as well as experience in private industry. She is a member of the Rehmann's ACT Executive Committee,... More

Jim Bourke

CPA.CITP, CFF, CGMA, PARTNER, WITHUM+
Jim is a Partner, Member of the Board of Directors at Withum+, Red Bank, New Jersey and is Director of Firm Technology. Jim is past Chair the AICPA's CITP Credential Committee and is currently Chair... More

Daniel Cohen-Dumani

Chris Cromer

Director, Operations, CPA.com
Chris is a technology expert focused on the applications, networking, infrastructure, compliance and security for the CPA.com web properties, which include CPA.com, AICPAStore.com, RIVIO.com and the... More

Kevin Cumley

Director of the Intacct Accountants Program
Kevin Cumley is Director of the Intacct Accountants Program where he is responsible for managing the BPO / outsourcing channel in partnership with CPA.com (an AICPA company). He started his career in... More

Robert Durak

Director, Private Company Financial Reporting and the CPEA, AICPA
As Director of Private Company Financial Reporting and the CPEA, Bob is the AICPA’s lead staff person on accounting and attest matters affecting private companies. Bob led the AICPA's development of... More

Michelle Golden

CPF, K-Coe Isom, Principal
Michelle is a growth and profitability strategist. Participating on K·Coe Isom’s leadership team as Growth Leader, she leads the firm’s overall growth strategies, product positioning and new product... More

Carolyn Hall

CPA, DIRECTOR OF FWRD SERVICES, WISS & COMPANY, LLP
Carolyn is the leader of the FWRD practice. Carolyn's strong abilities to understand each FWRD client's needs provides immeasurable benefits to the business owners as they grow. FWRD clients say that... More

Sarah Hillard

Account Representative, CPA.com
Sarah Hillard is an Account Representative at CPA.com focused on Bill.com implementation. She has 10 years’ of experience in the tax and accounting industry and 4 years in the banking industry.... More

Natalie Hoffmann

President of HKP and Partner at Honkamp Krueger & Co., P.C.
Natalie is the president of HKP and partner at Honkamp Krueger & Co., P.C (HK). She has 30 years of experience in public accounting helping businesses find and use technology to automate their... More

Tom Hood

CPA.CITP, CGMA, CEO, Maryland Association of CPA’S & The Business Learning Institute
"If there is a conversation about the future of the profession, you're bound to hear Hood's name mentioned as one of the people leading the way. From his Innovation Summit to his many speaking... More

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