Former AICPA President Phil Chernok Passes Away

Phil Chenok, who served as AICPA president from 1980 to 1995, passed away on Feb. 12.

Although he lived in Tucson, he died at Columbia University Medical Center’s New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

AICPA President Barry Melancon called Chenok’s legacy to the profession “monumental” and cited specifically the implementation of “The Plan to Restructure Professional Standards” during his tenure.