Organization: Blazek & Vetterling LLP
Location: Houston, TX
Jody Blazek is a member of the Transparency and Financial Accountability Work Group.
Jody Blazek is a partner at Blazek & Vetterling LLP, a Houston accounting firm focusing on tax and financial services for exempt organizations and the individuals who create, fund, and work with them. Ms. Blazek began her professional career at Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co., where she studied the Tax Reform Act that revamped the taxation of charities and created private foundations. She has also served as treasurer of the Menil Interests and planned several projects of the Menil Foundation. Ms. Blazek is immediate-past chair of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' Tax-Exempt Organizations Resource Panel and is a member of its task forces on IRS Forms 990 and 1023. The author of six books in the Wiley Nonprofit Series, she is on the editorial boards of Tax Analysts' The Exempt Organization Tax Review and the AICPA Tax Advisor. Ms. Blazek is a member of several nonprofit boards and of the community service committee of the Houston Chapter of Certified Public Accountants.