October 1, 2013
Collette Cummins has been named managing director of the professional standards group at Grant Thornton. Cummins rejoined the firm in 2006 and has nearly 15 years of experience in auditing and financial reporting. She has been heavily involved in the development of the firm's audit methodology, the firm's new suite of audit tools and related training and communications. Cummins is a CPA in Illinois and Texas, and a member of the AICPA, the ICPAS and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. She received an MBA in accounting from the University of Texas at Dallas and a bachelor's degree from Southern Methodist University.