Brian Hansen, CPA
Brian is the Chief Financial Officer for the Illinois Soybean Association. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA). Brian has 25-plus years of accounting experience in public and private settings, with 15 years of experience dealing with commodity checkoffs. Additional professional certifications include ERM (Enterprise Risk Management) certification. He is currently working toward attaining the COSO Internal Control certification.
Hansen is a graduate of Illinois State University with a bachelor of science degree in accountancy. Prior to college, he served six years in the United States Navy. During his time in service, Hansen was stationed aboard the aircraft carrier USS America CV66 and completed three overseas deployments.
He lives with his wife, Becky, and daughter. His son serves in the United States Army and is a member of the 101st Airborne Division.
Financial compliance review
Organizational budgeting and financial guidance and direction