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Board: Board of Public Accountancy

Board identification number: 001


Authority: AS 08.04.010; AS 08.01.010; AS 08.03.010; Chapter 187, SLA 1960

Status: Active

Sunset date: June 30, 2029

Requirements: Legislative Confirmation

Prohibitions: Members cannot serve more than all or part of two consecutive terms and may not be reappointed unless four years have elapsed since the person last served. Public members cannot be engaged in, have a legal contract with a member of, or have a direct financial interest in the occupation that the board regulates.

Term: 4 years

Chair: Selected by board.

Description: The board consists of 7 members appointed by the Governor, 5 of which are certified public accountants who must hold acurrent certificate or license and be eligible to receive permits under chapter; plus 2 public members.

Function: Regulates and controls applications, licenses, and permits of accounting profession.

Special facts: Members of the board serve at the pleasure of the Governor and may be removed for neglect or other just cause after a hearing. The board elects officers. A majority of members present constitutes a quorum. Members serve until a successor is appointed. An appointment to fill a vacancy is for the remainder of the unexpired term.

Compensation: Standard Travel and Per Diem No additional compensation.

Meetings: At least 4 meetings per year; meetings are 2 days each.

For further information and to reach individual members, contact:
Corissa Hondolero
Executive Administrator
Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
550 W. 7th Avenue, Suite 1500
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: (907) 269-4712
Fax: (907) 269-8156

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