CAMICO, the nation’s largest CPA-directed program of insurance and risk management for the accounting profession, announced that Mike Ray will join as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) on Feb. 20, 2023. In this role, Ray will oversee all finance functions of CAMICO and its subsidiaries.
Ray is a CPA, previously with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), and for the past 22 years served as the CFO for California Casualty Insurance Company, also based in San Mateo. He succeeds CFO Jay Stewart, who is retiring after more than 12 years with CAMICO.
“We took great diligence to find an executive with the right expertise and proven leadership, as well as someone who aligns with our mission and culture,” said CAMICO President and CEO Ric Rosario. “I think Mike will be a great asset to our senior leadership team and I am confident that he will carry forward the high standards that have been established for CAMICO’s CFO position.”
Ray earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He has more than 10 years of leadership experience with the California Society of CPAs San Francisco Chapter and served for two terms (2018-2020 and 2021-2022) as Vice Chairman at the state level.
“I am very fortunate to have the opportunity to be part of the CAMICO family,” said Mike Ray. “I look forward to contributing to CAMICO’s success while serving and protecting CPAs. They make a difference in their communities and deserve high levels of service and protection from a trusted organization.”