The Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA) has announced that Fred Timmons, CPA, was elected the new TSCPA Chairman for the 2012 to 2013 year.
During his one-year term, he will serve as the society's volunteer leader and chair the organization's board of directors, which sets policy, manages programs, and oversees activities designed to serve the state's CPAs.
Timmons, a partner in the San Antonio CPA firm of Tsakopulous, Brown, Schott and Anchors, has a twenty-year history with TSCPA and the San Antonio Chapter. During those years, he held all officer positions, including president of the San Antonio Chapter in 2002 and 2003. During his tenure, the chapter was presented with TSCPA's Large Chapter Award. In addition, he volunteered for various chapter committees.
In 2008, Timmons received the chapter Meritorious Service to the Profession Award and was awarded the chapter Distinguished Service for CPE Award in 1994 and 1995. His service to TSPCA began with his involvement on the CPE Board of Governors, which later became the CPE Advisory Board. He served on it for seven years and was the chair for 2001 and 2002.
Timmons was on the TSCPA Executive Board as an appointed member as well as an elected member for one year. He served on the board from 2004 to 2008. Timmons has been on the TSCPA Board of Directors every year since 1998.
Currently, Timmons is a member of the TSCPA Strategic Planning Committee, the CPE Advisory Board, and the Practice Issues Committee.
Timmons graduated from Southwest Texas State University (now Texas State University) in San Marcos, Texas.
Source: Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants News Release