Thompson named ICMA Board of Regents Chair
September 4, 2011 | GoUpstate.com
The Institute of Certified Management Accountants
(ICMA®) recently announced the installation of its new Board of Regents chair.
Rick S. Thompson, CMA®, CFM, CPA (licensed in N.C.), CIA, CTP, who works as CFO, secretary, and treasurer of Pacolet Milliken Enterprises, Inc., a privately held real estate, natural resource, and investment company based in Spartanburg, will serve as chair for a three-year term. (more)
Thompson will lead the ICMA Board of Regents' charge of overseeing the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) certification program.
career experience and previous IMA
volunteer positions make him an asset to the Board of Regents.
I congratulate him in his
An IMA member for more than 20 years, Thompson has served the organization in a variety of roles, including two past terms as a regent, president of both IMA's Carolina's Council and Spartanburg Chapter, and as a member of the Global Board of Directors.
enjoys considerable international experience in his
professional career, having spent many weeks a year overseas as the corporate director of product management improvement for Milliken & Company
Commenting on his
said, "It's an honor to be named Chair of the Board of Regents, which plays a pivotal role in shaping the direction and future of the CMA program.