Congratulations to our Accounting Scholarship Recipients!
On February 28, 2017, the Central Texas Chapter awarded six $1,000 scholarships to students from Baylor University, Tarleton State University in Waco and the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. We would like to thank the following sponsors:
Raffle Tickets: BKD, LLP Gold Event Sponsors:
Baylor University Financial Services and Budget Offices
Central National Bank
Edward Jones-Matt Rollins and Josh Satterfield
Jaynes Reitmeier Boyd & Therrell, PC
Pattillo, Brown & Hill, LLP
Silver Event Sponsors:
Derrell Parks, CPA
Whitaker, Spinks & Koslovsky, LLP
Bronze Event Sponsors:
Judy Ducharme, CPA
Dora Jean Dyson, CPA
Rebekah North, CPA
Travis & Lindsey Skinner, CPAs
Individual Event Sponsor:
Colleen Curran, CPA
A special thank you to the Baylor Beta Alpha Psi Chapter and Sponsor Dr. Bill Thomas and Dr. Carie Ford for assisting with the event. Thank you to the Tarleton professors Curtis Atchley and Lisa Hull, CPA and the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor professors Dr. Tiffany DeLuze and Jo Ireland, CPA for coordinating your student groups.
Congratulations to our Scholarship Recipients
Left to right: Deziree Ybarra, Tarleton State University in Waco; Cassie Doyle, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor: Angela Ragan, Chapter President; Allie Morosini and Ezra Zepeda, Baylor University
Professor Curtis Atchley and Stephanie Jimenez, Tarleton State University in Waco
Left Photo: Travis Skinner, BKD, LLP with the two IPad Pro Raffle Ticket Prizes
Right Photo: Angela Ragan, Chapter President presents winner Cameron Talbert with an IPad
Leland Gershbach was the second IPad Pro winner.
Kathy Kapka, TSCPA Chairman and CPA from Tyler presented "TSCPA's Opportunities in Accounting." Left to right: Nancy Miller, Dora Dyson, Donna Tadlock, Kathy Kapka, Michael Brown, Sally Wolfe and Angela Ragan
Our Chapter Board is starting to raise money for accounting scholarships to be awarded in February 2018. We are challenging EACH chapter member to make a donation. You can make a contribution on your TSCPA Dues statement (to be sent out later this month), mail a check to PO Box 7834, Waco, Texas 76714 or use the donation button below. On Eventbrite, select the tickets tab and all tickets are donations. No additional fees are charged for online donations. ALL donations go to the scholarship recipients.
These students were very grateful for their scholarships. YOU can make a different for local accounting students too. DONATE today!
Annual CPE Expo - May 24, 2017
8 hours of CPE at McLennan Community College
The Program Includes: Neely D Duncan, CPA, CFE, FCPA - Fraud Session and Internal Control Session Jason Freeman, J.D., CPA - The New Partnership Audit Rules & the Impact on Entities of All Sizes Jordan Ware, J.D. & Jeff Chadwick, J.D. - Privacy Issues Relating to Estate Planning Marcus Brooks, J.D. & Trip Dyer, J.D. - Business Entity Selection, including Self-Employment Tax and Net Investment Income Tax Issues. Dave Zander, CFP - Social Security 2017 and Beyond: The Value of Procrastination Other speakers to be announced