Carrie Summerlin has been named to the newly created role of chief growth and innovation officer for the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants (FICPA).
Summerlin joins the FICPA after a 19-year tenure with the Institute of Internal Auditors, where she most recently served as vice president of strategy and innovation, leading conferences, education and event operations, membership and chapter relations, marketing and foundation operations. She also oversaw the establishment of the first video production, digital marketing and market research functions for the organization.
“The FICPA is entering an exciting time as we launch our five-year strategic plan and open our new headquarters office in Orlando,” says president and CEO Shelly Weir. “Carrie’s rich expertise and experience will only further elevate the organization as we step into the future.”