Porter Keadle Moore’s Terry Ammons Elected as Board Member

Terry Ammons, systems partner, CPA, CISA, CTPRP, has been elected to the board of directors for the Association for Financial Technology (AFT) and appointed as treasurer.

AFT is the premier organization for individuals working in the financial services industry, including service providers, financial technology firms and payment companies. Members of AFT represent almost every area of technology, data or services for financial institutions and collaborate to support the development of new business processes and innovative strategies to improve financial services for customers. As treasurer, Ammons will support the development of AFT’s strategic planning and manage the organization’s financial records and accounting procedures.

“It is an honor to continue my work with AFT and support the fintech and banking industries in a way that allows all industry participants to collaborate and enhance services for the public, which is our ultimate goal as an organization,” said Ammons. “I look forward to working with my fellow AFT members in this new capacity as we develop innovative strategies to stay ahead in this ever-evolving business.”

With PKM, Ammons is charged with assurance and consulting services for financial institutions, financial technology firms and privately held companies. Additionally, he is a trusted and frequent speaker on a variety of industry topics including vendor management, cybersecurity, strategic planning and more. He has also been featured in numerous banking industry publications and is the host of PKM’s recently launched podcast, GroundBanking, where he analyzes challenges and opportunities facing financial institutions in today’s industry.