Certified Public Accountant Examiners

Commission Details

Board Website 
Board Website
Long Name 
North Carolina State Board of Certified Public Accountant Examiners
Governor Appointments 
Total Board Positions 
Cite Name 
N.C. Gen. Stat.
Cite Number 
§ 93-12
Term Length 
3 Years
The board is responsible for granting and annually renewing certificates of qualification to CPAs and CPA firms who meet the legal requirements. Members oversee the administration of uniform CPA examinations, administer the State quality review program and adopt rules of professional ethics and conduct to be observed by CPAs. The board has 7 members, each serving a three-year term. The governor appoints all members.

Current Members

Member Name 
Appointment Date 
Term End Date 
Term Type 
Mr. Gary R. Massey7/26/20186/30/2021LimitedCertified Public Accountant
Mr. Michael S. Massey7/26/20186/30/2021LimitedCertified Public Accountant
Mr. Hunter Cook12/13/20136/30/2019LimitedCertified Public Accountant
Mr. Arthur M. Winstead Jr., CPA7/19/20176/30/2020LimitedCertified Public Accountant
Mr. L. Samuel Williams Jr.7/21/20166/30/2019LimitedCertified Public Accountant
Mr. Justin C. Burgess7/1/20156/30/2018LimitedPublic Member
Mr. Jeffrey J. Truitt1/24/20146/30/2019LimitedPublic Member

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