Nancy K. Kopp
Board of Trustees

Nancy K. Kopp was appointed to the Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) Board of Trustees in January 2014. She serves on the Standard-Setting Process Oversight Committee and the Finance and Compensation Committee. She also is an ex officio member of the Appointments and Evaluations Committee when GASB appointments are being considered.

Ms. Kopp was elected to the Maryland State Treasurer in February 2002, and re-elected to full four-year terms in 2003, 2007, and 2011. In addition to her responsibility for managing the Office of State Treasurer, as a constitutional officer and a representative of the Maryland General Assembly she holds positions of leadership on key state financial planning committees.

Prior to her election as treasurer, Treasurer Kopp represented the Bethesda, Maryland area in the Maryland House of Delegates for 27 years. As a member of the House Appropriations Committee during her tenure as delegate, she chaired the Joint Committee on Spending Affordability, and served on the Capital Budget Subcommittee, Subcommittee on Pensions, and Joint Committee on Budget and Audit.

Currently, Treasurer Kopp is a member of the National Association of State Treasurers and chairs its Legislative Committee. She recently completed a one-year term as president of the National Association of State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurers.

Ms. Kopp earned a bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College and a master’s degree in government from the University of Chicago. In 2012, she was inducted into the Maryland Women’s Hall of Fame.