Michael E. Rink

CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT & CHARTERED GLOBAL MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT

EDUCATION

  • Appalachian State University
    • Bachelor of Science - Business Administration, 1973

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Certified Public Accountant - Licensed by the State of North Carolina
  • Certified Public Accountant - Licensed by the State of South Carolina
  • Chartered Global Management Accountant - Designated by the AICPA

OTHER CERTIFICATIONS

  • FAA:  Instrument-Rated Private Pilot
  • North Carolina Notary Public

MEMBERSHIPS

  • North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants Tax Division
  • Catawba County Chamber of Commerce

AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS

  • Recognized as 40 years of membership with NCACPA
  • Recognized as 40 years of service with the Hickory Rescue Squad
  • North Carolina Lifetime Sportsman Award

COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

Catawba County United Way

Board Member and Contributor 2009-current

Hickory Rescue Squad

Field Division Member-since 1974

Board Member-since 1977

Vice-President Board of Trustees Member-since 1999

Viewmont Fire Department

Volunteer 1973 to 1989

Assistant Chief 1979 to 1989

Board of Directors & Past President 1981 to 1989

LOCAL MEMBERSHIPS

Catawba Valley Chamber of Commerce Member-since 1982

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Member-since 1975

S.C. BOARD OF DIRECTORS/MEMBER

  • Island Resorts Companies,LLC
  • Sands Dunes Resorts North HOA- Member/President