Mr. Dacey is Chief Accountant for the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) and a member of the Federal Accounting Standards Advisory Board.
Mr. Dacey has provided leadership for significant GAO efforts in financial accounting and auditing, including audits of the consolidated financial statements of the U.S. government, as well as audits and testimony related to information security, homeland security, and other information technology areas. Mr. Dacey is a former member of the AICPA Auditing Standards Board and several of its task forces and is currently a member of the service organizations task force. He previously served as a member of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board and Chair of the AGA’s CEAR Board.
Mr. Dacey is a Certified Public Accountant, and Certified Government Financial Manager. He received a B.B.A., magna cum laude, from the University of Cincinnati and a J.D. from the George Mason University School of Law.