Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants CEO Penelope Gold announces retirement Nov. 30

Penelope “Penny” Gold, who has helped transform the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (KyCPA) into the Commonwealth’s leading advocate for Kentucky’s accounting professionals, has announced her retirement from the organization effective Nov. 30, after more than 14 years of service. Under Gold’s leadership, KyCPA positioned itself as a proactive and influential force working...

Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants announces newly certified members, exam excellence

The Kentucky Society of CPAs (KyCPA) recognized newly certified public accountants at an awards banquet Oct. 27 at the Downtown Hyatt in Louisville. Also recognized in the program were those seeking eligibility for certification and whose performance on the Uniform CPA Examination was exemplary.   Dick Carroll, Executive Director of the Kentucky State Board of Accountancy, administered the oath of...

People in the News: Community Trust adds Kendrick; KCTCS’s Allen nominated to state CPA board

David Maynard, Danville Market President of Community Trust Bank, Inc., announced that Jessica Kendrick has joined Community Trust Bank as a Residential Loan Officer and Market Assistant Vice President. Jessica Kendrick Kendrick’s responsibilities include working with local consumers and businesses in Central Kentucky to find solutions to their lending needs, developing new consumer and business...

Kentucky Society of CPAs accepting college scholarship applications through Feb. 20

The Kentucky Society of CPAs (KyCPA) is accepting applications for its Educational Foundation scholarships now through Feb. 20. Students studying accounting at Kentucky-based colleges and universities are eligible to apply for the scholarships, which range between $1,000 and $2,500 each. For more information, criteria or an online application, go to www.kycpa.org or call 502.266.5272 or 800.292.1754. In...

UK’s Kidwell receives scholarship from Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants

The Educational Foundation of the Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (KyCPA) recently awarded scholarships to college students across the Commonwealth who are studying accounting. Included among those receiving scholarship awards is Jessica Kidwell of Lexington, a May graduate of the University of Kentucky Gatton College of Business and Economics Von Allmen School of Accountancy with...