John Nagy, CPA Canada board member

As a member of the CPA Canada Board of Directors, John Nagy helps CPA Canada achieve our key objectives, and provides direction for governance and management.

John Nagy, DIPL.T., FCPA, FCGA

Education and qualifications:

  • Diploma of Technology in Accounting, British Columbia Institute of Technology, 1977
  • Certified General Accountant, 1980
  • Fellow Certified General Accountant, 1998


John joined the CPA Canada Board of Directors in June 2013.

Since 1985, he has been a partner with Reid Hurst Nagy Inc., Certified General Accountants. Prior to his employment with the firm, he held various banking positions (1978-1981), including management training with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and inspector with the Credit Union Reserve Board of B.C. In addition, he worked as a staff accountant at Brock H. Oakley and Co. Certified General Accountants (1981-1985).

Committed to both the community and his profession, John has served on the following boards and committees:

  • Real Estate Council of British Columbia
  • Accounting Practices Advisory Committee to the Minister of Finance (B.C.)
  • Accounting Standards Oversight Council of Canada
  • Certified General Accountants of Canada (CGA-Canada) — numerous committees and chair of the board
  • Certified General Accountants of BC (CGA-BC) — numerous committees and president and chair of the board