FYI


FYI
The SEC appointed James L. Kroeker, CPA, as deputy chief accountant for accounting in the Office of the Chief Accountant. He will be responsible for resolution of accounting issues, rulemaking projects, and oversight of private sector accounting standard-setting efforts. Previously, Kroeker was a partner of Deloitte & Touche LLP.

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