Christina Camara Joins IPA

The Platt Group and IPA, based in Indianapolis, are pleased to announce that Christina (Chris) Camara has joined the team as editor of IPA.

In her role, Chris will conduct research and interviews, write articles and edit the monthly IPA newsletter, as well as assist with subscriber e-news updates, the IPA National Benchmarking Report, and marketing and communications efforts.

Chris has written extensively for accounting-related publications, and comes to the Platt Group after 13 years with the Association of Government Accountants, an Alexandria, Va.-based professional association, where she served as publications manager, writer and editor. Previously, Chris worked as a newspaper reporter and editor in Rhode Island, Connecticut and Washington state.

In 2000, Chris joined the team at, as a freelance writer, where Kelly and Mike Platt served as co-founders of the Web-based news portal.

Chris works from her home in West Kingston, R.I., which she shares with her husband, two sons and various pets. She looks forward to hearing from you, and can be reached at