Sustained Contribution Awards recognize longtime volunteerism


Clark Monroe Blackman II of Kingwood, Texas; Albert Ray Denny of Wichita, Kan.; Annette Nellen of San José, Calif.; and William R. Pirolli of Warwick, R.I., received the AICPA's Sustained Contribution Award.

This annual award recognizes CPAs who have contributed measurably to the AICPA and the accounting profession through their volunteer service. Each recipient has participated in an Institute volunteer committee, task force, or resource panel for 20 years or more and has served at least once as chair of an AICPA group.

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