Khondkar Karim 
University of Massachusetts Lowell 
Phone: 978-934-2831 

Norbert Tschakert
Salem State University
Phone: (619) 200-9852



Past President
Cynthia Blanthorne 
University of Rhode Island 
Phone: 401-874-4363 

Council Representative
Yvette Lazdowski 
University of New Hampshire at Manchester 
Phone: (401) 865-2154

2019 Northeast Region Meeting Program Committee

2019 Program Chair
Norbert Tschakert
Salem State University
Phone: (619) 200-9852

2019 Paper Chair
Mitchell Franklin
Le Moyne College 
Phone: (315) 445-4703

2019 Assistant Paper Chair
SangHyun Suh
University of Massachusetts Lowell 
Phone: (978) 934-2403


CPE Verification Form

To receive the Certificate of Completion for CPE credit for this meeting, please follow these important steps:

  • Complete the interactive CPE Verification Online Form.
  • Save document to your computer.
  • After the meeting, Email the completed form to Karen Toney ( or if you prefer, you can print the form, complete it manually, and return to the American Accounting Association, 9009 Town Center Parkway, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202 or fax to 941-923-4093. Ranch, FL 34202 or fax to 941-923-4093.

Please allow 4-6 weeks for verification and processing of your credit hours. Once complete, you will receive your Certificate of Completion via email.
If you are having trouble with the online interactive form, please note:

  • Mac users will need to open the document in Acrobat Reader (not Mac's Preview).
  • You may need to upgrade your version of Acrobat Reader. Click Here to upgrade.

Questions can be directed to Karen Toney,  or 941-556-4114.
NOTE: State boards of accountancy and other credentialing organizations maintain specific CPE policies and have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit.  Each meeting attendee is responsible for staying current on the CPE policies of his/her credentialing bodies.