Beta Alpha Psi Initiates P&N CEO as Honorary Member

Balhoff initiated

Bill Balhoff is initiated as an honorary member of Beta Alpha Psi.

January 14, 2016

BATON ROUGE - The LSU Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi initiated Bill Balhoff, Postlethwaite & Netterville CEO, as an honorary member on Wednesday.

Balhoff is also a member of the Dean's Advisory Council and currently serves as immediate past chairman of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Board of Directors. As an honorary member, Balhoff will be nominated for the national Business Information Professional of the Year Award given out each year at the national Beta Alpha Psi conference.

Balhoff joined P&N in 1976 and became director in 1986. He has been named among the "Top 100 Most Influential People" in the accounting industry by Accounting Today and CPA Magazine. In 2014, he was named Businessperson of the Year by Baton Rouge Business Report.

About Beta Alpha Psi
Beta Alpha Psi (BAP) is a national professional honorary accounting fraternity. LSU's chapter of this organization has achieved superior status in most of the last 15 years. The purposes of BAP include promoting an understanding of the field of accountancy, providing opportunities for self-development, and encouraging a sense of ethical, social, and public responsibility. Students are accepted into this organization based on academic performance.

About the Department of Accounting
The Department of Accounting at LSU’s E. J. Ourso College of Business strives for excellence in teaching, research and service to the accounting profession. With a mission of producing graduates at all levels who excel in their pursuits, the department offers undergraduate and graduate programs that prepare students for careers in various fields, including industry, auditing, finance, government and academia. For more information, visit our home page, call 225-578-6202, or email​


Angela McBride
LSU E. J. Ourso College of Business