Daniel Kirchman has been with the Port of Palm Beach since 2010. In his
role as the Port Controller, charged with managing the Finance and
Accounting department, Danny oversees the preparation of annual
independent audit reports; prepares annual budgets and monthly financial
analysis and management reports; and ensures proper accounting and
financial controls are in place.
Mr. Kirchman has more than 30
years of experience in public, governmental and commercial accounting.
He previously spent 15 years with local and national CPA firms focused
in the industries of banking, health care, non-profit, governmental,
pension plans, and individual and corporate tax clients. He was also the
controller of a petroleum distributor and convenience store chain
He is a licensed CPA in the state of Florida and a
Chartered Global Management Accountant. Further, he is a member of the
American and Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the
Florida Government Finance Officers Association. He is also a past
president of the Rotary Club of Belle Glade.
A native Floridian
from Belle Glade, Danny graduated high school from Glades Day School
and received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting, with honors,
from the University of Arkansas.