Reeser is a senior project manager with the Governmental Accounting Standards
Board (GASB) in Norwalk, Connecticut. He is currently working on GASB projects
related to the reexamination of the financial reporting model and capital
assets. Previously, he has worked on several projects, including those leading
to statements on accounting and financial reporting for postemployment benefits,
fiduciary activities, and transactions reported as deferred outflows of
resources and deferred inflows of resources.
Before joining the staff of
the GASB in 2010, Mr. Reeser spent ten years working for the Office of the
Comptroller in the State of Illinois. During that time, Mr. Reeser was
responsible for the coordination and preparation of the state’s Comprehensive
Annual Financial Report and the development of statewide accounting policies.
His previous experience also includes over five years with a public accounting
firm performing financial and compliance audits of not-for-profit entities and
Mr. Reeser is a graduate of the University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a member of the American Institute of
Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society.
Martin Green, Esq., Moderator, Vice President, Government Relations, Illinois
CPA Society, Martin “Marty” Green serves as Vice President of Government
Relations for the Illinois CPA Society. As the Vice President of Government
Relations, Marty works with the CEO and Board of Directors of the Society to
oversee and implement the legislative and regulatory activities of the Illinois
CPA Society serving the interest of its more than 24,000 CPA and finance
members. Green previously served as Executive Assistant Attorney General for
Illinois Attorneys General Lisa Madigan and Jim Ryan. A graduate of Western
Illinois University and Saint Louis University Law School, he is a practicing
lawyer and member of the Illinois Bar. He holds a number of professional
certifications and is admitted to practice before the state and federal courts.
Green is also a Colonel with the Illinois Air National Guard, and an Eagle
Scout. He is the past president of the Western Illinois University Alumni
Council and is an Adjunct Professor for the Department of Health Sciences.
CPA, has worked on financial audits, Single Audits, and attestation
engagements for the State's Auditor General for the past 11
years. Additionally, he has taught Governmental and Nonprofit
Accounting at the University of Illinois at Springfield
for the past three years and is the current Chair of the Illinois CPA Society's
Governmental Executive Committee. He has an undergraduate degree in Farm
and Financial Management from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a
Master of Accounting Science degree from the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign, and a Juris Doctorate from the John Marshall Law School in
Brandon Reed is a Partner in Crowe LLP’s Publlic Sector Consulting business
unit, and has over ten years of experience in public accounting providing
auditing and consulting services to public sector organizations. Brandon's
experience includes large-scale engagements with State agencies and
universities, municipalities, community colleges, and school districts.
Brandon's primary focus is accounting and financial reporting projects to assit
public sector organizations with accounting aspects of grants management as well
as complex financial reporting issues. He resides in the Springfield, Illinois
Hanson-Pollock, CPA is a senior manager at Crowe LLP, where she focuses on
providing audit and consulting services to municipalities, community colleges,
school districts, and transportation agencies. In 2020 she completed a two-year
fellowship with the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB), where she
worked primarily on projects related to revenue and expense recognition, leases,
and the replacement of interbank offered rates. She is a member of the American
Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois CPA Society and is a
licensed CPA in the state of Illinois.