Director – Business Reporting, Assurance & Advisory Services and XBRL for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
Amy R. Pawlicki is Director – Business Reporting, Assurance & Advisory Services and XBRL for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Ms. Pawlicki staffs the AICPA Assurance Services Executive Committee, which is focused on developing guidance for assurance and related services to improve the quality, relevance and usefulness of information, and on providing thought leadership and recommendations which identify and prioritize emerging trends and market needs for assurance and related services. Ms. Pawlicki is responsible for building awareness and understanding among the AICPA membership of the eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL), a language for the electronic communication of business and financial information. Ms. Pawlicki also coordinates AICPA activities related to Integrated Reporting and Sustainability, including collaboration with other organizations around the world that are dedicated to improving the quality and transparency of business reporting. Ms. Pawlicki currently serves as Chair of the World Intellectual Capital/Assets Initiative.
Before joining the AICPA, Ms. Pawlicki was a Principal of New Business Development with the Timken Company, an international manufacturer of bearings and steel. Her responsibilities included the development and maintenance of a global strategic plan for her business segment, as well as the management of a portfolio of growth projects. She developed financial models and wrote business plans for various projects and affiliations, and acted as project manager for selected ventures.
Ms. Pawlicki graduated Magna Cum Laude from Middlebury College in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Politics & Economics and French. She has since earned a Master of International Management from Thunderbird, The American Graduate School of International Management, and a Master of Business Administration from the Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management.