James L. Kroeker

James L. Kroeker began his term as a member and vice chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board on September 1, 2013.  Prior to joining the FASB, Mr. Kroeker was the Deputy Managing Partner in the Professional Practice group of Deloitte.  Mr. Kroeker served as the Chief Accountant of the Securities and Exchange Commission from January 2009 until his departure in 2012.  In this capacity, Mr. Kroeker served as the senior accounting professional for the Commission and the principal advisor to the Commission on all accounting and auditing matters.  In his capacity at the SEC, he was responsible for resolution of a wide range of globally significant accounting and auditing issues.  Mr. Kroeker also served as the Designated Federal Officer responsible for the staff oversight of the SEC’s Advisory Committee on Improvements to Financial Reporting.  He also was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the office, including resolution of accounting and auditing practice issues, rulemaking, and oversight of the FASB and Public Company Accounting Oversight Board.