Conversations with Leaders

The Department of Accountancy is very fortunate to have the honor of hosting an impressive list of speakers and visitors. Many of them agreed to be interviewed on various topics in the field of accounting.

PresenterTitleAffiliation
Bowsher, CharlesFormer Comptroller General of the United States
Halverson, Bradley M.Vice President of Finance ServicesCaterpillar Inc.
Spruell, ByronVice ChairmanDeloitte LLP
Lu, P. ChristopherChief Executive OfficerDeloitte LLP Tohmatsu
Engle, HowardPartnerDeloitte Tax LLP
Segedi, Brian K.Vice ChairErnst & Young LLP
Turley, JamesChairman and CEOErnst & Young LLP
Cook, James C.PartnerErnst & Young LLP
Chipman, Stephen M.Chief Executive OfficerGrant Thornton LLP
Griffith, DoreenPartnerGrant Thornton LLP
Sutherland, Allan C.Senior Vice President - Taxes and InvestmentsIllinois Tool Works
Piller, BrucePartner in Charge-ChicagoKPMG LLP
Keizer, Henry R.Deputy Chairman and Chief Operating OfficerKPMG LLP
Veihmeyer, JohnChief Executive OfficerKPMG LLP
Arning, Robert F.Vice Chair-Market DevelopmentKPMG LLP
Duffy, Thomas J.National Managing Partner – AuditKPMG LLP
Cole, Christine M.U.S. Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer USAMcDonald's USA
Krzus, Michael P.ConsultantMike Krzus Consulting
Nally, DennisManaging Partner and CEOPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Moritz, Robert E.Chairman and Senior PartnerPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Oltmanns, Bradley J.Vice ChairmanPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Reierson, Timothy J.PartnerPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Kolar, James P.Market Managing Partner-ChicagoPricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Holland, William G.Auditor GeneralState of Illinois
Wilson, Virginia M.Executive Vice President and Chief Financial OfficerTIAA-CREF
Laney, DougVice President - Research Information Innovation and Strategy Gartner
McMillan, CaryChief Executive OfficerTrue Partners Consulting LLC