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Independent. Impartial. Proactive.

AACMI is the leading authoritative voice of corporate governance, corporate compliance, and robust internal whistleblower policies. We are a non-profit association of audit committee members dedicated to strengthening the audit committee by developing national best practices.

Why Join AACMI?

  • We are a non-profit association of audit committee members dedicated to strengthening the audit committee by developing national best practices, including a robust whistleblower system.
  • We are the only independent organization devoted exclusively to improving audit committee oversight and are not affiliated with any accounting firm, thereby permitting us to impartial advice on relations with the independent auditor.
  • Our Board of Directors consists primarily of Chairman of audit committees of New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ Stock Market Companies. View Board of Directors
  • Our Advisory Board consists of accounting professors and accounting specialists with an SEC background who can assist members on difficult accounting issues and provide second opinions. View Advisory Board
  • Monthly Teleconferences/Webinars enables directors to conveniently receive corporate governance education, at least four to six times per year.
  • Timely emails with important information.
  • Potential discounts from director and officer liability insurers and CPE education credits.
Learn more about all of our member benefits

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National Registry of CPE Sponsors LogoThe Association of Audit Committee Members, Inc. collaborates with the Centers for Audit Quality (CAQ) and is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors.*

*State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be addressed to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, 150 Fourth Avenue North, Suite 700, Nashville, TN, 37219-2417.


The American College of Corporate Directors gives credit for attending AACMI webinars/teleconferences and in-person meetings.

The Center For Audit Quality collaboration includes the AACMI, the National Association of Corporate Directors, Corporate Board Member (an NYSE Euronext Company), the Independent Directors Council, the Mutual Fund Directors Forum, and Tapestry Networks.


Dale Medford, Former Audit Committee Chairman, Robbins and Myers
"I found AACMI to be a valuable resource for audit committees. Thanks to Fred Lipman and the Blank Rome firm for supporting AACMI."

Richard Kudzmas, CBIZ
"I enjoyed attending the annual meeting...and definitely found it worthwhile...The information presented was current, relevant and useful...As a CPA in the practice of auditing public companies and dealing with their audit committees, I plan to bring AACMI to their attention with the recommendation that they consider joining the organization."

Stephanie Bergeron, Audit Committee Chairman, Reynolds, and Reynolds
"I have been impressed with the product you produce."

Thermadyne Holdings
"Thermadyne Holdings Corporation is a member of your Association. We find your e-mail distributions very helpful. The most recent on the SEC Accounting and disclosure was very insightful."

James Tholey, Accume Partners LLC
"Thanks as usual for the timely technical insights."

Donnie Pickett, South Carolina Bank & Trust
"The call and webinar were great."
Thursday, March 10, 2022

Oversight of Systems & Controls: Internal Audit and Outside Consultants

Featured Speakers:
Howard Brownstein, President, The Brownstein Corp.
Arlene Pottinger, Managing Director - Internal Audit, DLA LLC

Thursday, February 10, 2022

What's New for Audit Committees in 2022

Featured Speaker: Vanessa Teitelbaum, CPA
Senior Director, Professional Practice
Center for Audit Quality

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

2021 AACMI Annual Meeting

Keynote Speaker:  Diana Stoltzfus
Deputy Chief Accountant
Securities and Exchange Commission

This is an online event