Jay Hyde was appointed director of media relations in the AICPA’s Washington office.
In his new position, Hyde is responsible for communicating the Institute’s views on legislative and regulatory issues of importance to the accounting profession.
He previously served as the Institute’s director of communications
for the Center for Audit Quality (CAQ), also based in Washington. In
this position, he devised and implemented a communications program to
heighten the CAQ’s public profile and policy agenda through media
outreach, development of publications and online content, event
publicity, and coordination of a speakers bureau.