Jere Shawver, Managing Partner—Assurance and Risk, has been with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP since 1998. Previously, he served as the Managing Partner for the East Region Consulting Services Practice. He currently serves on the firms’ Board of Partners, as well as its Management and Risk Committees.
Jere directs the overall management of the firm’s assurance practice and risk management, including supervision of the office of general counsel. He has broad experience in assisting complex organizations with financial reporting matters, internal controls and internal audit across industries including hospitality, manufacturing, government contracting, higher education and senior/assisted living.
Jere currently serves as a member of the AICPA’s Auditing Standards Board which is the AICPA’s senior committee for auditing, attestation and quality control applicable to the performance and issuance of audit and attestation reports for nonissuers. In addition, he is the Chairman of the AICPA’s Professional Liability Insurance Program Committee, supervising the program that makes professional liability available to more than 27,000 accounting firms in the United States.