Jeffrey D. Mechanick CPA, CGMA

Assistant Director, Financial Accounting Standards Board

Among his responsibilities at the FASB, Jeff Mechanick oversees all activities involving private companies and not-for-profit (NFP) organizations, oversees staff support for the Private Company Council, and chairs the FASB's NFP Advisory Committee. He has also been the overall lead staff person for the FASB/IASB Financial Crisis Advisory Group and the AICPA/FAF/NASBA Blue-Ribbon Panel on Standard Setting for Private Companies. Prior to joining the FASB, Jeff was the CFO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and a Senior Audit Manager with KPMG. He is also a member of the Technical Advisory Group of the #IFR4NPO initiative and a part-time lecturer in Columbia University's Nonprofit Management MS Degree Program.