MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University will host a business seminar titled “FDICIA and Sarbanes-Oxley Requirements—Impact on Bank Audit Fees” from noon-1:30 p.m. Friday, March 24 in Jamrich Hall room 226.

            Kenneth Janson, accounting professor at NMU, will give the presentation. He will discuss the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act of 1991, and how these acts have affected bankers.

            Janson teaches auditing, financial accounting and managerial accounting courses. His research interests include financial modeling and strategic planning for corporations, risk management in financial institutions, issues of auditor independence and the professional practice of accountancy, and the development of investment decision models.

            Prior to joining NMU in 2001, Janson was chief financial officer for D & N Financial Corp., a $2 billion publicly traded thrift holding company. He is a certified public accountant in Michigan and Wisconsin.

            This event is free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact the College of Business at 227-2900.

Prepared By
Becky Kratz