Amy R. Pawlicki

VP - Assurance and Advisory Innovation, AICPA

Amy Pawlicki is VP - Assurance and Advisory Innovation for the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants. Ms. Pawlicki leads the efforts of the AICPA Assurance Services Executive Committee (ASEC), which is focused on providing thought leadership to identify and prioritize emerging trends and market needs for assurance and related services, and on the development of those services. ASEC works closely with the AICPA Auditing Standards Board to develop assurance services for emerging subject matter areas such as cybersecurity and sustainability, and to explore audit innovation through new techniques and approaches that leverage data analytics and technology. Ms. Pawlicki is also currently leading efforts to develop the Dynamic Audit Solution, a transformative new audit methodology brought to life through an integrated, data-driven, cloud-based technology platform. This project is a core element of the broader efforts of the Association to support the Professional Accounting Profession to evolve auditing in the future.

Before joining the AICPA, Ms. Pawlicki was a Principal of New Business Development with the Timken Company, an international manufacturer of bearings and steel. Her responsibilities included the development and maintenance of a global strategic plan for her business segment, as well as the management of a portfolio of growth projects. She developed financial models and wrote business plans for various projects and affiliations, and acted as project manager for selected ventures.

Ms. Pawlicki graduated Magna Cum Laude from Middlebury College in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Politics & Economics and French. She has since earned a Master of International Management from Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management, and a Master of Business Administration from the Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management.