Melissa Maroney is an assistant director at the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB). In this role, she helps the FASB maintain and improve its due process policies and related operating procedures.

Prior to her current position, Melissa was the FASB senior manager responsible for maintaining the FASB’s research and technical activities process and procedures, among other administrative matters. Melissa also was the project manager on projects related to offsetting and credit quality. In 2013-2014, Melissa worked for the Financial Accounting Foundation as the project manager on the post-implementation review of Statement No. 157, Fair Value Measurements.

Before joining the FASB in 2008, Melissa was a senior manager in the Department of Professional Practice at KPMG LLP in New York City. At KPMG, she also worked in the audit practice in the banking sector for clients in Connecticut and New York.

Melissa earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fairfield University and is a certified public accountant in the state of Connecticut.