Ahava Goldman, CPA, is an associate director with the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants Audit and Attest Standards team. Ahava is the staff liaison for the AICPA Auditing Standards Board and supports their standard-setting activities. She is also serving as a Technical Advisor on the International Audit and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB). Previously, Ms. Goldman was a senior manager on the AICPA Examinations Team where she was responsible for the content and development of all sections of the Uniform CPA Examination. Before joining the AICPA, she worked in public accounting at both local and national firms. She graduated magna cum laude from Stern College of Yeshiva University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting.