PCAOB Seeks Nominations for Advisory Groups

The deadline for nominations for IAG or SEIAG membership is September 18, 2023

Washington, DC, Aug. 3, 2023

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) is seeking nominations for members of its Investor Advisory Group (IAG) and Standards and Emerging Issues Advisory Group (SEIAG). Appointed members would serve from January 1, 2024 to December 31, 2025. The deadline for submissions is September 18, 2023.

“For the PCAOB to effectively execute its investor-protection mission, the perspective of advisory groups is critical,” said PCAOB Chair Erica Y. Williams. “We thank the experts who have served on our advisory groups to date, and we look forward to receiving nominations from those interested in serving in the years ahead.”

Important information about membership selection, qualifications, terms, and ethical obligations of members of the PCAOB’s advisory groups is contained in the IAG Charter and the SEIAG Charter, respectively. 

Nomination forms, including for self-nominations, are available at the following links:

  • Nominee Form — for self-nomination to serve on the IAG/SEIAG.
  • Nominator Form — for nominating another individual to serve on the IAG/SEIAG.

Appointments are expected to be announced by the end of the year. 

Learn more about how the PCAOB engages with its advisory groups to obtain advice and insights on matters related to its oversight activities at the PCAOB’s Advisory Groups page. Questions concerning the nomination process should be directed to the following individuals: 

  • IAG-related questions: Cory Hansen, Senior Policy Manager, Office of the Investor Advocate ([email protected])
  • SEIAG-related questions: Todd L. Cranford, Associate Director, Stakeholder Relations, Office of Communications and Engagement ([email protected])


About the PCAOB

The PCAOB is a nonprofit corporation established by Congress to oversee the audits of public companies in order to protect investors and further the public interest in the preparation of informative, accurate, and independent audit reports. The PCAOB also oversees the audits of brokers and dealers, including compliance reports filed pursuant to federal securities laws.


PCAOB Office of Communications and Engagement
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