United States

McGladrey & Pullen Names Rick Day as the new National Director of Accounting


BLOOMINGTON, MN McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, a licensed CPA firm providing assurance services under the McGladrey brand, recently announced that Rick Day has been named National Director of Accounting for the firm.

“Rick has done an outstanding job solving the complex audit and accounting issues for our diverse client base over his many years with the firm. These client service skills, along with his technical accounting knowledge, make him an excellent choice for the National Director of Accounting,” said Doug Opheim, executive partner.

Day joined McGladrey & Pullen in 1981, and became partner in 1990. He is succeeding Jay Hanson, who recently left the firm to become a board member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).

“Rick has been an active leader and extremely supportive of our employees and clients throughout his career,” commented Dave Scudder, McGladrey & Pullen’s managing partner and CEO. “He is very capable of following Jay Hanson in this role, and I’m confident he’ll do great work for us.”

“I’m looking forward to these new responsibilities, and continuing the excellent work that Jay did in this role,” said Day. “I’m excited and honored to be working with such a talented National Professional Standards team that is highly committed to quality and integrity.”

Day graduated from the University of Northern Iowa, with a B.A. in Accounting. He is a member of the Iowa Society of Certified Public Accountants and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

About McGladrey & Pullen, LLP
McGladrey & Pullen, LLP, is a licensed CPA firm that provides audit and attest services. McGladrey & Pullen operates in an alternative practice structure with RSM McGladrey, a leading professional services firm providing tax and consulting services. Though separate and independent legal entities, they work together under the McGladrey brand to serve clients' business needs. Together the companies rank as the fifth largest U.S. provider of assurance, tax and consulting services with 7,000 employees in nearly 90 offices. McGladrey & Pullen, LLP and RSM McGladrey, Inc. are each member firms of RSM International, a global affiliation of independent audit, tax and consulting firms.


Terri Andrews
Director, National Public Relations



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