Tim is the director of the Public Sector Accounting Board (PSAB) of Canada and has been directly involved in standard-setting for the public sector since 1989. He joined PSAB after working more than seven years in the public sector having responsibilities for accounting, budgeting and debt management. Tim is responsible for the strategic and operating plans of PSAB and provides advice on technical projects and administers staff activities. Having served on various governmental financial reporting committees, he is currently an advisor to the Office of the Auditor General of Canada and assists the Canadian members of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board. Previously, Tim was the treasurer of the North-South Institute, a private sector not-for-profit organization. He has been published, spoken at many events and instructed on public sector accounting and financial reporting issues at York University.