Meet the North American Executive Committee

January 2017

New AGN-NA Executive Committee
Effective January 1, 2017


The new year marks the beginning of the 2017 term for the AGN North American Region Executive Committee officers. These elected members volunteer to guide the North American region's direction for the coming year and beyond. Innovative, active and supportive AGN members are nominated to serve on the Executive Committee; the North American Board of Directors elects the EC members.

Term of service is five years: 1st year - Secretary; 2nd year - Treasurer; 3rd year - Vice Chair/Chair-Elect; 4th  year - Chair, and 5th year - Immediate Past Chair.

Meet the 2017 Executive Committee:

Carl R. Coburn, CPA, Chair 
President, Clark Schaefer Hackett | Cincinnati, Oh, USA

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Carl joined his firm in 1986 and has actively participated in AGN since 1996. He is a graduate of AGN's Leadership Training Program (Class of 1996), the former Peer Review Program as a reviewer, and active in A&A, Financial Institutions, and Business Valuations Sharegroups. He has served on the AGN-NA Executive Committee since 2013. [more about Carl]

Carol A. Villemaire, CPA, Vice Chair/Chair-Elect
Partner, James Moore & Co. | Gainesville, FL, USA

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Carol joined her firm in 1980 and has actively participated in AGN since 2002. She is active in the A&A and NFP Sharegroups and in her Advanced Partner Training Study Group. She has served on the AGN-NA Executive Committee since 2014. Carol will serve as Chair in 2018, the first woman to hold this position in AGN-NA.
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Bradley P. Lusk, CPA, Treasurer
Managing Partner, Sisterson & Co. | Pittsburgh, PA, USA

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Brad joined his firm in 1991 and became managing partner in 2013. He's been active in AGN since 2002, is a graduate of AGN's Leadership Training Program (Class of 2002), actively participates in various Sharegroups, and is an AGN Expert in the area of Private Foundations. He has served on the AGN-NA Executive Committee since 2016. [more about Brad]

Lisa S. Hastings, CPA, Secretary
Managing Partner, Faw Casson | Dover, DE, USA

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Lisa joined her firm in 1986 and has been active in AGN since 2000. She is a graduate of AGN's Leadership Training Program (Class of 2000), served as a Core Team Leader in the EBP-Audits Sharegroup, and actively participates in various Sharegroups and her Advanced Partner Training Study Group. She is known around AGN as a "go-to" person and readily assists others with their concerns. [more about Lisa]

Warren W. Barnes, CPA, Immediate Past Chair
Managing Partner, Kernutt Stokes | Eugene, OR, USA

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Warren joined his firm in 1992 and has been active in AGN since the firm joined in 2004. He is the only person to have served 10 consecutive years on AGN-NA's Executive Committee, having served as Chair in 2011 and again in 2016. His leadership and guiding hand have been invaluable during the last five years of change within AGN. [more about Warren]

AGN is indeed fortunate to have such high caliber leaders at the forefront of our region. Their proven leadership skills will be put to good use as AGN continues to change, grow, and provide even more valuable programs and business opportunities for members. Do contact any of the EC members with your thoughts, ideas, and questions.

Cheers to 2017!