Kimberley R. Petrone
Director, Post-Implementation Review
Prior to joining the FAF staff, Kim was a member of the FASB staff from 1989–2010. Her last role on the FASB staff was a senior project manager leading the FASB/IASB joint project on financial statement presentation. While on the FASB staff, Kim held a variety of roles, including a 3½ year rotation as director of planning, development and support activities beginning in April 2002. As a staff director, she managed the various administrative functions that support the technical activities of the FASB, including strategic and project planning; staff development; and operating policies and procedures.
Prior to her role as a staff director, Kim was a project manager on the FASB’s business combinations project from 1997 through issuance of Statements 141 and 142 in July 2001. She was involved in a number of other projects while at the FASB, including earnings per share and accounting for postretirement benefits other than pensions.
Before joining the FASB staff, Ms. Petrone was a corporate accounting and financial reporting manager with Savin Corporation. Prior to Savin, she was an accounting and tax reporting supervisor with AMAX Inc.
Ms. Petrone earned a B.S. degree in accounting from the University of Bridgeport and an M.B.A. degree from the University of Connecticut.