Illinois CPA Society Honors Brent DeMay with Distinguished Service Award

CHICAGO – June 12, 2024 Sikich, a global technology-enabled professional services company, announced today that Brent DeMay, CPA, CGMA, principal, was honored with a Distinguished Service Award by the Illinois CPA Society (ILCPA). This award honors ILCPA members who display a commitment to excellence by taking on extra challenges and responsibilities in their volunteer service roles. This award was given to Brent for his significant contributions to the Employee Benefits Committee.

“Brent goes above and beyond in his service to Sikich and the accounting profession,” said Karen Sanchez, principal and employee benefit plan service line leader, CPA at Sikich. “From integrating newly acquired practices to change management in the EBP practice, his contributions to this profession are truly inspiring.”

Brent, a principal on the Sikich accounting and consulting team, oversees the company’s multiemployer employee benefit plan audit practice and serves on the practice’s national leadership team. He also brings his expertise to various national and state committees, including more than 10 years on the Illinois CPA Society’s Employee Benefits Committee.

Brent will formally be presented with his award at the Leadership Recognition & Awards Dinner in Chicago on June 13, 2024.

About Sikich

Sikich is a global company specializing in technology-enabled professional services. With more than 1,900 employees, Sikich draws on a diverse portfolio of technology solutions to deliver transformative digital strategies. From corporations and not-for-profits to state and local governments and federal agencies, Sikich clients utilize a broad spectrum of services and products to help them improve performance and achieve long-term, strategic goals.

Sikich currently practices in an alternative practice structure in accordance with the AICPA Professional Code of Conduct and applicable law, regulations, and professional standards. Sikich CPA LLC is a licensed CPA firm that provides audit and attest services to its clients. Sikich LLC has a contractual arrangement with Sikich CPA LLC under which Sikich LLC provides Sikich CPA LLC with professional and support personnel and other services to support Sikich CPA LLC’s performance of its professional services, and Sikich CPA LLC shares certain client information with Sikich LLC with respect to the provision of such services.


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