Jeanette Franzel

Jeanette M. Franzel has been a Board Member of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) since February 2012. The PCAOB’s mission is to oversee the audits of public companies to protect the interests of investors and further the public interest.


Prior to joining the PCAOB, Franzel served nearly 23 years at the Government Accountability Office (GAO), ending her tenure as a Managing Director overseeing all aspects of GAO’s financial audits of the U.S. federal government.


She has an MBA from George Mason University and holds the following professional certifications: CPA, CIA, CMA, and CGFM.