April Walker serves AICPA and Tax Section members by developing and promoting timely and useful tax resources. She is the staff liaison for the Tax Practice Management Committee where she assists in creating tools for tax practitioners to manage their practices in a more efficient manner. Prior to joining the Association, she worked in the public accounting field for twenty years, specializing in individual tax, closely held businesses and their respective owners, and not-for-profit taxation. April practiced at Blackman & Sloop, CPAs, a local firm in Chapel Hill, NC, for the past 14 years and prior to joining that firm, she worked for almost 5 years at PriceWaterhouseCoopers, LLP in Raleigh, NC. April is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the North Carolina Association of CPAs.