Title/Position: President and CEO Company: Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia Lori Mathison was appointed the president and CEO for CPABC on August 1, 2017. She leads the organization’s Executive Management Committee and represents the province on the national Council of Chief Executives for the Canadian CPA profession. Previously, she was the managing partner of the Vancouver office of Dentons Canada LLP, where she was a partner in Dentons' Tax Law group. Mathison is chair of the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade and the CPA Western School of Business. She also sits on the Dean’s Advisory Committee at the UBC Centre for Business Law and on the Sauder School of Business Faculty Advisory Board. In addition, she has served as a Governor of the Canadian Tax Foundation, on the board of the Vancouver Public Library Foundation, and as a trustee of the Vancouver Public Library. Mathison was recognized by her peers with a CPA fellowship designation in 2016, and as one of Canada’s leading lawyers in the area of Tax Law by the Best Lawyers in Canada publication in 2017.