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American Dreams: Key's to Life's Success

Listen to Alan Olsen's American Dreams: Keys to Life's Success radio show. Each week expert guests will join Alan as they discuss how to make businesses thrive during challenging economic times and overcoming adversity.

Alan Olsen's American Dreams: Keys to Life's Success airs every Wednesday Evening from 6:00-7:00pm. on KDOW 1220am.

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SEC Chief Accountant

Chief Accountant at the Security Exchange Commission (SEC) is about as high as you can get. Accepting the position in 2006, Conrad Hewitt's duty was to protect investors in an environment where white collar crime grows at rampant rates. Learn more as Conrad shares his journey to the top on Alan Olsen's American Dreams.

About Conrad Hewitt - Chief Accountant of the SEC

Conrad Hewitt became Chief Accountant of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2006. Among his responsibilities were oversight of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB).

Prior to his work at the SEC, Mr. Hewitt served as a captain in the U.S. Air Force, Strategic Command Headquarters. Following his military service he was Managing partner of Ernst & Young, and its predecessor firm, Ernst & Ernst, in the Northern California, Northwest, and Hawaii-Pacific regions.

Upon retiring from public accounting, Mr. Hewitt became the Superintendent of Banking for the State of California and later California's first Commissioner of the Department of Financial Institutions.

Upcoming Guests 

Nikhil Arora
December 4th, 2013 Co-founder of Back to the Roots

Darrell Claridge
December 11th, 2013 Certified Financial Planner

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