Roger Merkosky is an independent consultant/contractor. He recently served as Director, Regulation, for the Chartered Professional Accountants of BC. He is chair of the CPA Canada Continuing Professional Development Standing Committee, which reports to the CPA Public Trust Committee. His previous experience includes more than ten years in public accounting with KPMG. Roger also has significant experience working in industry, spending ten years with AB InBev, holding several senior financial roles based in Belgium, Croatia, and most recently in Toronto, where he served as CFO of Labatt. Roger subsequently held senior financial roles with two Vancouver based companies – Peak Products and Mr. Lube. He has served as a sessional lecturer in accounting at the University of Alberta, Grant MacEwan University and BCIT. Roger currently serves as a board member and finance committee chair of the MS Society of Canada – BC & Yukon Division.