The board of directors of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants unaminously voted to recommend Barry C. Melancon as the group's next president.

If confirmed by the governing council in a vote at the end of this month, Mr. Melancon would begin serving a five-year term beginning July 1.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.