John R Haeck, CPA practices public accounting as the president of his own firm, JR Haeck Professional Corporation. He has served as an auditor and not-for-profit tax practitioner for many years and has served on multiple boards of directors. He has transitioned his not-for-profit audit practice to not-for-profit governance consulting, specializing in governance/board training, board meeting and retreat facilitation, strategic and financial planning, internal control development, audit committee setup and function, and finance committee responsibilities.
John has served as a director or trustee on multiple boards of directors for not-for-profit organizations. Committee assignments included Finance, Program, and Long-Range Planning. John also served on multiple task forces, including an Audit Committee Task Force and a Strategic Alternatives Task Force. John chaired the Audit Committee Task Force which developed and prepared its recommendations to the board of Christian Living Communities, Inc. regarding the development of an Audit Committee and its charter, separate and apart from the organization’s Finance Committee.
John previously served on the board of Grand Timber Lodge Owners’ Association, as well as Harambee, Inc, an organization dedicated to enhancing the self-sufficiency of less-advantaged people, particularly those living in Kenya and Zimbabwe. John helped guide Harambee’s initial board through the Form 1023 Application process with the IRS and obtaining initial exemption status with the Service.