Jeffrey D. Mechanick

Assistant Director, FASB

Jeff Mechanick, Assistant Director at FASB, provides strategic and technical oversight of activities involving nonpublic entities, oversees staff support for the Private Company Council, and chairs FASB’s Not-for-Profit Advisory Committee. Jeff has been the lead staff person for the AICPA/FAF/NASBA Blue-Ribbon Panel on Standard Setting for Private Companies and the FASB/IASB Financial Crisis Advisory Group. Previously, he served as the CFO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc., and as a senior audit manager with KPMG LLP. Jeff earned bachelor's degree from The University of Chicago and an M.B.A. in professional accounting from Rutgers University.