2019-2020 NSA Committees


NSA conducts the core of its activities through standing committees.  Each committee is guided by an Administrative Chair. Specific areas of responsibility are assigned to individually chaired committees within the standing committees. NSA also has a federal Political Action Committee that works to ensure legislation favorable to the independent accountant.



Debra Cope, Chair – Board Member
Marchelle Foshee, NSA 2nd VP
Brian Thompson, NSA Past President
John Rice, NSA Staff
Kathy Hammer, Chair
Debra Cope – Board Member
Bob Thoma – Board Member



Ruth Godfrey, NSA Secretary/Treasurer
Curt Lee, NSA 1st VP
Andrew Piernock – Board Member
Margie Strider – Board Member
John Rice, NSA Staff
Eric Hansen, Chair – Board Member
Steve Hill – Board Member
Curt Lee, NSA 1st VP
John Rice, NSA Staff

Membership Development

Carolynn Holomon, Chair
Erin Nebbin
Norm Paulson
Rhonda Marshall
Lee Jensen
Nancy Weinstein – Board Member
Jennifer Harrison, NSA Staff
John Rice, NSA Staff

Right to Practice

Jim Holmes, Chair
Randy Brandt
Elliot Hershman
Jense Creighton
Sue Robertson, Board Member
Sub-Committee – Accounting Standards:

Randy Brandt, Chair
Amanda Fels
Barton Baldwin
Perry Blackman
John Rice, NSA Staff

Sub-Committee – Federal Taxation:

Elliot Hershman, Chair
Kelly Myers
Cindy Price
Peggy Johnson
Tim Sundstrom
Kathy Hettick
John Rice, NSA Staff
Sub-Committee – Regulation & Oversight:

Jense Creighton, Chair
Bill Delaney
Bernadette Koppy
Al Krueger
Sally Levitt
Walter Dudley
Mike Salazar
John Rice, NSA Staff