Marilee P. Lau CPA

Marilee Lau, CPA, Retired KPMG Partner

Before retiring in 2009, Marilee was KPMG's National Partner-in-Charge of the Employee Benefit Audit Practice. Marilee is currently teaching EBP courses and providing consulting services on EBP accounting and auditing issues to CPA firms specializing in EBP audits. She is a founding member and a past Chair of the Executive Committee for the AICPA's Audit Quality Center for Employee Benefit Plans and is currently a subject matter expert for EBP Peer Review Oversights.  Marilee also has served on various task forces of the AICPA which include the audit guide revisions task force and the Multiemployer task force. She is a past member of the Accounting Committee for the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans In 2013, Marilee completed her second three-year term on the ERISA Advisory Council of the Department of Labor representing the accounting profession. This Council provides guidance to the Secretary of Labor on specific issues related to employee benefit plans. Marilee earned her B.S. in economics and her M.B.A. in accounting from Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA.