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 We are very excited to have Shannon Oleen ( joining us for this year’s IMA Student Leadership Conference in St. Louis as our kick off keynote speaker. (Thank you, Jeff Smith, for the recommendation!). She will be staying in the area for the rest of the week, so if your company/organization/university is looking for a dynamic speaker for an event or meeting, please reach out to her to discuss particulars. Her contact information is below:

 816-210-8294 |

Check out the TEDx Talk: The Millennial Divide

IMA 2018 Student Leadership Conference in Heartland Footprint

The IMA Kansas City Chapter and our partners in the Heartland Region will be sponsoring students from our local students chapter at the IMA Student Leadership Conference in St. Louis, Missouri, this November. We are encouraging a large turnout for this event and ask for your support through regular attendance at our upcoming meetings. Shannon Oleen, our guest speaker at our November 2016 breakfast meeting, has been selected to the the keynote speaker.

IMA Kansas City Chapter becomes Proud Members of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce

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by Tara Barker

IMA Kansas City Chapter becomes Proud Member of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce.

IMA Student Leadership Conference 2017 - Houston, TX

IMS Student Leadership Conference 2017 - Houston, TX
by Tara Barker

"The Annual Student Leadership Conference is where students go out of their comfort zone in accounting classes and meet professionals from multi-national companies. This is where students can get a real-world perspective and also advice on how to better prepare themselves for the career they want." Stella Y. - UMKC Student Chapter. 

Student chapter affiliates of the IMA Kansas City Chapter attended the recent Student Leadership Conference held in Houston, TX. UMKC, Washburn and Kansas State University students learned about the diverse accounting profession from industry leaders, as well as attending several networking and recruiting activities. The three day event ended with a captivating presentation on important life lessons from Andy Fastow for students starting their careers. While in Houston for the #SLC17, UMKC student chapter representatives volunteered for Huricane Harvey, relief by helping home owners prepare properties for contractor rebuilds.

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