Steven Morrison

CPA, Principal Audit Department

Steven Morrison, CPA, is a principal in the Audit Department at MBAF and works with both public and private companies in various industries including those with international operations.

Steven is active in the planning and execution of audit engagements bringing experience in a variety of industries including automotive dealerships, freight forwarding/mail courier, retail, and wholesale/distribution. Steven also addresses specific issues for companies in a variety of other industries and has experience in effectively communicating simple and complex technical matters to all levels of personnel at clients. His responsibilities also include advising engagement teams on accounting and auditing matters.

He is a member of the AICPA's Auditing Standards Board, a senior committee for auditing, attestation and quality control applicable to the performance and issuance of audit and attestation reports for non-issuers. The board's responsibilities include developing, updating and communicating comprehensive standards and practice guidance that enable practitioners to provide high-quality objective audit and attestation services in an effective and efficient manner. Previously, he was the chair of the Florida Institute of CPAs Accounting Principles and Auditing Standards Committee which develops responses to exposure drafts of various authoritative accounting and auditing bodies such as the AICPA, FASB, and PCAOB. Previously, he was on the AICPA National Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical Symposium (NAAATS) Steering Committee.

Affiliations

Professional

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Auditing Standards Board, 2015-2016
    • National Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical Symposium (NAAATS) Steering Committee, 2013-2014
  • Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants
    • Accounting Principles and Auditing Standards Committee, 2009-Present; Chair 2012-2014
    • Miami Downtown Chapter, Board of Directors; Chair, 2015-2016
    • Educational Foundation - Board of Trustees
  • Hong Kong Association of Florida

Publications and Lectures

  • Going Concern Presumption: Accounting and Auditing Issues - National Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical  Symposium (NAAATS), 2014 Conference Speaker
  • Equity Method Accounting and Auditing Issues - National Advanced Accounting and Auditing Technical Symposium (NAAATS), 2013 Conference Speaker

Education

  • Florida Atlantic University - Master of Accounting
  • University of Florida - Master of Arts in Real Estate
  • University of Florida - Bachelor of Science in Accounting