Rachel Miller FCPA, FCA
CEO, CPA Alberta
Since becoming CEO of CPA Alberta (previously CPA Alberta Joint Venture) on January 1, 2015, Rachel has led the evolution of the profession under the Chartered Professional Accountants banner. She has also been instrumental in setting the vision and foundation for the organization, which is focused on achieving and supporting the organization's strategic priorities.
Rachel was previously CEO and Executive Director of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta (ICAA) and CMA Alberta, and the ICAA’s Director of Practice Review from 2006-2013.
Rachel has a `96 Honours Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University, and over the course of her professional accounting career, has worked with national, regional, and local firms in Ontario and Alberta. Originally from Thunder Bay, Ontario, she received her designation in 1999 and relocated to Alberta in 2002.
Rachel is the former chair of the Canadian CPA profession’s Council of Chief Executives and CPA Canada’s National Public Trust Committee. She is also the Executive Director of the CPA Education Foundation of Alberta, and Executive Director of the CPA Assist program. As well, Rachel sits on the Board of the CPA Western School of Business.
A dedicated volunteer and community leader, Rachel particularly gives her time to support youth through the 4-H organization.