Instructor Name: Tish Laurie J.
Bio: Laurie is the national practice leader for government services for Moss Adams LLP and has a deep level of expertise in governmental accounting and auditing, municipal finance, regulatory accounting and reporting, and federal compliance audits. She also has expertise in auditing and verifying corporate sustainability reports, including social and personnel matters, production, and greenhouse gas emissions. Laurie is a nationally recognized speaker on topics including corporate sustainability, government accounting and auditing standards, federal compliance, and corporate governance.
Initially appointed by Governor Locke and then reappointed by Governor Gregoire, Laurie served four terms on the Washington State Board of Accountancy. She is also active in accounting regulatory activities at the national level, as a current member of the Board of Directors for the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy. She is a past recipient of the Washington Society of CPAs ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’.