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List of famous certified public accountants, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top certified public accountants in the world? This includes the most prominent certified public accountants, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable certified public accountants is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic certified public accountants were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned certified public accountants.

List includes Patricia A. Woertz, Lawrence J. Harrington and more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known certified public accountants to the lesser known certified public accountants of today, these are some of the best professionals in the certified public accountant field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous certified public accountants ever?" and "What are the names of famous certified public accountants?" then you're in the right place. (119 items)

Peter Falk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Peter Michael Falk was an American actor, best known for his role as Lt. Columbo in the television series Columbo. He appeared in numerous films such as The Princess Bride, The Great Race and ...more

Patricia A. Woertz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Patricia A. Woertz is the present Chairman and CEO of food and ethanol giant Archer Daniels Midland. She is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in ...more

Krystal Ball is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Krystal Marie Ball is an American businesswoman, certified public accountant, and a co-host on the MSNBC show The Cycle. She was the Democratic Party nominee for United States Congress in ...more

Mary Alice Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Mary Alice Taylor is an active independent business executive. During her career, she has served in senior executive positions with Fortune 100 companies until her retirement in 2000.

Ronald L. Skates is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Ronald L. Skates served as the President and CEO of Data General from 1989 to 1999. He is a member of the Board of several companies including Cabot Microelectronics, Data General, Raytheon and ...more

Lawrence J. Harrington is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Lawrence J. Harrington is vice president of Internal Audit for Raytheon Company. Harrington has spent most of his career in finance and internal audit.

Wilson Chan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
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Sharon Lechter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Sharon L. Lechter is an American accountant, Chartered Global Management Accountant, author, businesswoman, investor, international speaker, financial literacy activist and philanthropist. ...more

Fredric G Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Fredric Reynolds is a member of the Kraft Foods Board of Directors. Mr. Reynolds has been the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for CBS Corporation since 1997.

David M. Walker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
David M. Walker served as United States Comptroller General from 1998 to 2008, and is Founder and CEO of the Comeback America Initiative. He was considered a potential contender for the ...more

Larry C. Brewer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Larry Clinton Brewer was the offensive end for the Louisiana Tech University Bulldogs during the 1966, 1967, 1968, and 1969 football seasons.

Timothy McLevish is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Timothy McLevish joined Kraft Foods in October 2007 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He leads the company's financial operations, including accounting and reporting, ...more

Taylor W. O'Hearn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Taylor Walters O'Hearn was a pioneer in the rebirth of the Republican Party in Louisiana during the mid-20th century. He and Morley A. Hudson, both of Shreveport in Caddo Parish, were the first ...more

Brent Woodford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants

Ann Rest is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Ann H. Rest is a Minnesota politician and member of the Minnesota Senate. A member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party, she represents District 45, which includes portions of the ...more

Karen J May is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Karen May is Executive Vice President of Global Human Resources for Kraft Foods Inc. She is responsible for the companys human resources function worldwide.

Howard J. Thill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Howard J. Thill is vice president of Investor Relations and Public Affairs at Marathon Oil Corporation and serves as a member of Marathon's Executive Committee. He assumed his current position ...more

Craig Johnson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Craig Johnson serves as President of Philip Morris USA Inc., a wholly-owned operating company of Altria Group, Inc. He's held this position since August 2008 and is responsible for the ...more

Brian M. Sturgeon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Brian M. Sturgeon has been named a vice president of Sysco corporation where he will also continue as president and chief operating officer at FreshPoint, Inc., SYSCO's wholly owned specialty ...more

Robert A. Niblock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Robert Niblock is chairman and chief executive officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc., a position he has held since January 2005. He also served as Lowes president from 2003 to 2006, and joined the ...more

Susan Montee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Susan Montee is an American politician from the U.S. state of Missouri who served as the State Auditor of Missouri. She won the election in November 2006 and was sworn into her position on ...more

Kathleen H. Leidheiser is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Kathy Leidheiser is senior vice president - Internal Auditing for Verizon, responsible for risk assessment and internal audits throughout the corporation and its subsidiaries.

George Barrios is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
George Barrios was named vice president, treasurer for The New York Times Company in January 2007. In this role, Mr. Barrios is responsible for managing the Company’s capital structure, ...more

David L. Valentine is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
David L. Valentine serves as assistant controller for Sysco Corporation. He joined SYSCO in 1986 as an auditor for the company's operations review department and was promoted two years later to ...more

Roderick C. McGeary is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Roderick C. McGeary served on BearingPoint Company from March 2005 until December 2007 in a full-time capacity, focusing on clients, employees and business partners. He has been a member of the ...more

Allen U. Lenzmeier is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Allen U. Lenzmeier has been a director of Best Buy since February 2001 and is currently Vice Chairman, serving on a part-time basis to support its international expansion. Prior to his promotion ...more

Janel S Haugarth is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Janel Haugarth was named executive vice president, and president and chief operating officer of SUPERVALUs supply chain services in 2006. She is responsible for all aspects of the companys ...more

George A. Burton is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
George Aubrey Burton, Jr., was a Certified Public Accountant and the last elected municipal finance commissioner in Shreveport, Louisiana, a position he filled from 1971 to 1978. He was the ...more

Clayton E. Killinger is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Clay Killinger serves as Senior Vice President and Controller for Valero Energy Corporation, overseeing the companys accounting, budgeting, forecasting and profit planning procedures; financial ...more

Sherry M Smith is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Sherry Smith was promoted from corporate vice president and controller to corporate senior vice president, finance and treasurer. Her responsibilities in treasury and accounting now include debt ...more

Robert F. Hull Jr. is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Bob Hull has served as Lowes chief financial officer. He is responsible for accounting, tax, treasury, investor relations, risk management, credit, and financial planning and analysis. He is a ...more

Marshall A. Croom is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Marshall Croom was named senior vice president of merchandising and store support of Lowe's in February 2006. He is responsible for store operations support and merchandising sales and support.

Kelly Barrett is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Kelly Barrett is senior vice president of Enterprise Program Management for The Home Depot.

Dan Kyle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Daniel Guin Kyle, known as Dan Kyle, is a businessman from Baton Rouge Louisiana, who served as his state's legislative auditor from 1989–2003, when he stepped down to run unsuccessfully for ...more

Jack M. Greenberg is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Jack M. Greenberg was Chairman and CEO of McDonald's Corporation from 1999 through 2002, when he was replaced by James Richard Cantalupo. He was promoted to CEO in 1998, succeeding Michael R. ...more

Beth Brooke is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Beth A. Brooke is Global Vice Chair Public Policy, Sustainability and Stakeholder Engagement of Ernst Young. She is also a member of the firms Global Practice Management Group and its Americas ...more

Michael A. Vitelli is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Michael A. Vitelli was promoted to executive vice president, customer operating groups. In his new role, Vitelli will lead Best Buy's PC mobility, home solutions and entertainment operating ...more

Ronald H. Lataille is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Ronald H. Lataille is senior vice president Investor Relations for Verizon, a position he has held since November 1, 2005. He is the corporations primary liaison with the investment community ...more

Curt Bramble is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Curtis Scott Bramble, a Republican, is a member of the Utah State Senate, representing the state's 16th senate district in Provo.

Lawrence J. Salva is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Lawrence J. Salva is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller of Comcast Corporation.

Catherine T. Webster is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Catherine Webster is senior vice president and treasurer for Verizon, responsible for corporate-wide financing activities, cash management and pension and insurance activities, a position she ...more

Chris Lauzen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Christopher John Lauzen is the Chairman of the Kane County Board. Lauzen was elected in 2012. Prior to serving as County Chairman, Lauzen served as a Republican member of the Illinois State ...more

Peter Pasternack is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Peter Pasternack is a certified public accountant and a co-founder of Atlanta-based Foundations Investment Group, LLC, with his best friend Brian Trow. He and the company, which was established ...more

Hal Zesch is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Hal Zesch serves asSenior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Valero Energy Corporation.

Walter Stosch is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Walter Allen Stosch is an American politician in the Republican Party. He served in the Virginia House of Delegates from 1983 until 1992, when he was elected to the Senate of Virginia. He was ...more

Donna Titzman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Donna Titzman serves as Valero's Vice President and Treasurer and has overall responsibility for the companys banking, cash management, customer credit and investment management areas.

Doug Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Douglas L. "Doug" Hoffman is an American businessman, accountant and former congressional candidate. He was the Conservative Party candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in ...more

Charles Perry is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Charles Lee Perry is a Republican member of the Texas State Senate from West Texas District 28 which contains two cities, Lubbock and San Angelo, and 46 mostly rural counties. He won an outright ...more

Samuel Sejjaaka is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Professor Samuel Sejjaaka is a Ugandan accountant, university professor, and businessman. He currently serves as Professor of Accounting and Finance at Makerere University Business School. ...more

Steven Palazzo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Certified Public Accountants
Steven McCarty Palazzo is an American politician who has been the U.S. Representative for Mississippi's 4th congressional district since 2011. The district takes in most of Mississippi's share ...more