Welcome to

The North Dakota
State Board of Accountancy

About Us

The Board of Accountancy reviews the entrance qualifications of CPA candidates, annually registers accountants, monitors continuing education, and addresses consumer concerns. Virtually all Board records are open to the public, with no time limits (other than the record retention schedule). For records access, contact the Board office. There are 5 Governor-appointed board members, plus a small staff in Grand Forks. Contact the Board office at 800-532-5904.

Patrick Kautzman, CPA


Pete Hoistad, CPA

Secretary Treasurer

Mike Schmitz, CPA


Nikki Schmaltz, CPA


Faye Miller, CPA


Jim Abbott

Executive Director

Recent News

Meeting notes are posted here, in advance of formal board approval; contact the office for approved versions. Download the document below to view all meeting notes: