Carol Roland, CPA, Partner, and Krista Showers, CPA, Partner, at Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP, attended the 64th Annual Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials (PASBO) Conference in Hershey, PA on Wednesday, March 6th, Thursday, March 7th, and Friday, March 8th.
On Thursday, March 7th, Carol spoke on the Great GASB 84 – Fiduciary Activities, which covered the new accounting standard for government entities and how they report fiduciary activities.
Carol provides accounting, auditing, and fraud-related services to organizations in a variety of industries, including governmental and nonprofit clients. She graduated from Penn State University with a Master of Business Administration degree. Carol is the chair of the firm’s Forensic and Governmental Practice Groups. She also Chairs the Attest Services Committee and is the Group Leader for the Client Services Committee. Carol also serves on the Quality Control Committee. Additionally, Carol mentors several professionals within the firm.
PASBO is a statewide association, 3000 members strong, and is devoted to providing members with education, training, professional development and timely access to legislative and policy news. PASBO’s membership based covers school professionals working in finance, accounting, operations, facilities, transportation, food service, technology, communications, human resources, purchasing and safety services. While diverse in areas of specialty, all members share a common goal – to support classroom learning in schools during good and bad economic times through smart business practices. PASBO helps make that goal a reality.