Firm Ambassadors

PICPA Firm Ambassadors are an elite group of young professionals who serve as a link between their firms, their professional networks, and the PICPA. Appointed by the PICPA, Firm Ambassadors are trained and equipped with resources to help them serve as leaders and foster connections within their firms and professional networks.
Meet the 2020 Firm Ambassadors

Benefits for the Firm Ambassador

  • Gain recognition as a leader in your firm and in your professional network
  • Build professional connections
  • Develop leadership skills by serving as a go-to resource for firm colleagues
  • Recognition from your firm's managing partner and executive staff
  • Enhance your digital profile
  • Exclusive networking opportunities
  • Recognition at various chapter and statewide events

PICPA members at event.
"I've really enjoyed participating in the program and being more involved with the PICPA. I think it is great for gaining leadership experience for those at my professional level, and appreciate that it could open doors to future opportunities with this organization or otherwise within the profession." - Hannah Maust, CPA

Benefits for the Firm Ambassador's Employer

  • Promote your firm's participation in PICPA's Firm Sponsored Membership Program and raise awareness of membership as an employee benefit
  • Strengthen the relationship between your firm and PICPA
  • The opportunity to identify future leaders at the firm

"We are always looking for leadership avenues for our team and the Firm Ambassador program is a welcome addition. Having one of our seniors promote the PICPA has given a fresh perspective to the activities. The graphics and information templates provided are very visually appealing as well." – Betsy Krisher, CPA, CGMA – President, Maher Duessel

Commitments as a Firm Ambassador

  • Two-year term
  • Promote upcoming PICPA events, programs, and opportunities to firm colleagues, targeting younger members
  • Attend PICPA events (virtual or in-person) and bring firm colleagues with you to the events
  • Attend one meeting per year with the Firm Ambassador Group at PICPA's annual Leadership Conference held every September
  • Engage in quarterly check-in calls with the Firm Ambassador group
  • Schedule or conduct new-hire orientation and intern training programs to introduce this group to the benefits of PICPA membership (The presentation will be provided by the PICPA)


  • PICPA membership in good standing (Candidate for Admission or CPA Member)
  • Senior level or higher at your firm 

Interested in becoming a PICPA Firm Ambassador or nominating a deserving colleague? Fill out the form below, or contact Allie Peplau at or (267) 675-6246 for more information.

Firm Ambassador Nomination Form

Nominator Info

If not self-nomiated, provide contact info for the person filling out this form