Marilyn Kuntz, CPA Canada board member

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

Marilyn Kuntz, B.Comm., FCPA, FCA

Education and qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Saskatchewan, 1978
  • Chartered Accountant, 1980
  • Fellow Chartered Accountant, 2012


Marilyn joined the CPA Canada Board of Directors in December 2014.

She is a retired partner of BDO Canada (Calgary). Marilyn has more than 30 years of experience, with more than 20 years exclusively in public practice. As a senior member of BDO’s public company audit group, she provided expertise to publicly traded companies in the energy and natural resource, financial and technology sectors. 

Marilyn was a member of BDO’s public company steering committee responsible for providing leadership to the firm’s public company audit group. She was also a member of the firm’s natural resources group. Marilyn has presented on financial reporting matters at various oil and gas conferences and other events. 

Marilyn is a former member of the Governing Council for the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta (ICAA) (2008-2013) and a past president (2012-2013). 

Past committee involvement included participating on the ICAA Complaints and Enquiry, Rules and By-laws, Audit, Nomination and Executive Committees. Marilyn was also a member of the Assurance Services Development Board and the Differential Reporting Committee for the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants.