Posted 11/5/2013 08:35 am
Updated 9 months ago
Robert R. Redfern, a Danville CPA, has been appointed by Gov. Mike Beebe to serve a five-year term on the Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy.
Redfern will replace outgoing board member Gene Cogbill of Texarkana whose term expired.
The seven-member board administers public accountancy statutes and the licensing of CPAs in Arkansas. The board also enforces accountancy laws and regulations.
Redfern received his CPA certificate in 1986 and began his career in public accounting in 1984 while working as a staff accountant for Arthur Andersen & Co. In 1985, he joined Deloitte Haskins & Sells, where he worked for three years. He later worked as CFO of Chambers Bancshares from 1988 to 1990 before opening his own firm in 1990.