About Us


About the Board

Our Mission Statement

The Kentucky State Board of Accountancy is a state agency responsible for protecting the public by licensing and regulating Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) and CPA firms in Kentucky.  It administers Kentucky Revised Statute Chapter 325 and the Kentucky Administrative Regulations stemming from this law.  The Board consists of seven members appointed by the Governor. Six of the members are CPAs. One is the public member.

Directions to Board Office 

The Board office is located on the third floor of the Heyburn Building at 4th and Broadway in downtown Louisville, Kentucky, directly across the street from the Brown Hotel.

Board Meeting Calendar ​

The Kentucky State Board of Accountancy meets monthly.  Meeting dates are subject to change.  Click here to view the  ​ 2024 Board Calendar.pdf  


Joseph P. Donohue
Executive Director 
Custodian of Board Records ​
Holly LeMaster​
CPA Exam Coordinator
Prepares Budget
Fiscal Officer ​
Maintains Candidates Files
Laura Taylor
License Coordinator
Firm Registrations/Changes​
Maintains Licensee Files
Peer Review  

Susan Tomes
Staff Assistant​          

Board Members 

The Board is comprised of seven members appointed by the Governor to serve four-year terms.  Six members are Certified Public Accountants and one is a Citizen Member.  The current members and their term expiration dates are:
David R. Price, CPA - Board Chair -  6/30/2024
Amy Thomas Miller, CPA -  Secretary/Treasurer - 6/30/2024    
Mark F. Wheeler, Citizen Member - 6/30/2024
​William Jessee, CPA - 6/30/2025
Anne Brooks, CPA - 6/30/2025
Jaclyn Badeau, CPA - 6/30/2026
Christopher McIntyre, CPA - 6/30/2026             

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