Wednesday, June 8, 2011
The IRS announced yesterday the new members of its Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (ACT). With respect to Exempt Organizations, the new members and their IRS provided bios are:
- Eric B. Carriker, Massachusetts Department of the Attorney General, Boston. Carriker is an assistant attorney general and the senior litigation manager in the Non-Profit Organizations/Public Charity Division of the office of the Attorney General. He conducts and supervises investigations and litigation covering a broad spectrum of issues connected with the Attorney General’s oversight of charities. He is a board member of the National Association of State Charity Officials (NASCO) and previously served as NASCO president.
- Marty Martin, Marty Martin Law Firm, Raleigh, N.C. Martin focuses his legal and consulting practice on all aspects of an exempt organization’s life cycle, including start up, operations and management, board governance, merger, bankruptcy and closing. In addition to his Juris Doctor degree, he received a master’s in public administration with concentration in internal management of non-profit/public sector organizations and networks. Martin is an instructor for the Duke University Nonprofit Management Intensive and Advanced Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership programs and is affiliated with North Carolina State University’s Institute for Nonprofits.
The continuing ACT Exempt Organizations members are J. Daniel Gary (administrative counsel to the United Methodist General Council on Finance and Administration), James P. Joseph (Arnold & Porter), Karien Gries (Larson Allen) and Celia Roady (Morgan, Lewis & Bockius).