Events Search
  Summary & Check Out (0)
Friday, October 16, 2020 Webcast

Governance and the Board (X3-2562679)

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT


1.0 CPE Credits in MT


This one-hour course will examine and walk through the keys to effective governance and dealing with a board of directors. Special focus will be given to the role of the financial professional in analyzing the effectiveness of various boards, and how establishing critical success factors can lead to more effective governance.


CPAs, industry accounting and finance staff, C-level corporate officers.


* Identify and analyze a company’s Product Concept

* Recognize Mission versus Strategic versus Operational roles

* Analyze and understand the various planning horizons

* Identify key critical success factors in an organization

* Identify corporate Board Criteria




Matthew Ryan

Matthew Ryan, M.B.A., CFE


Matthew Ryan, CPA, MBA, CFE, is the co-owner of a turnaround management consulting firm, Matthew Ryan specializes in crisis management, strategic and operational planning and risk analysis, and due diligence research for companies ranging from manufacturing start-ups to established service organizations. In addition to his consulting practice, Mr. Ryan co-writes and teaches professional education courses for state CPA societies and private companies across the country. Outside of his work in consulting and professional instruction, Mr. Ryan has served for over a decade in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard. In 2009, he deployed to Iraq as a Company Executive Officer and Brigade Medical Logistics Officer, key roles in the overall medical operations of the 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team. Mr. Ryan is still a member of the National Guard, holds the rank of Captain and serves as Company Commander for a 150-soldier distribution/logistics unit based in Lebanon, PA. Mr. Ryan earned a B.S. in Finance from The Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He is a Certified Fraud Examiner and serves on the Board of Directors of a Pittsburgh-based non-profit organization while volunteering for several other non-profits throughout Pennsylvania.


$35.00 - Member

$45.00 - Non Member

Pre-Registration Closed

Online pre-registration for this event is now closed.


Remind me to register

Print a registration form