Southwest Chapter

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The Southwest Chapter has approximately 1,000 members and is made up of the following counties: Barry, Barton, Camden, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Howell, Jasper, Laclede, Lawrence, McDonald, Newton, Ozark, Polk, St. Clair, Stone, Taney, Texas, Vernon, Webster, and Wright.

News & Events

July 19 - Membership Launch Party
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Connect with local CPAs, while learning about opportunities for involvement and how to get the most out of your membership! This complimentary event at Big Whiskey's on Battlefield includes a presentation as well as a social networking hour.

Aug. 17 - Springfield Cardinals Game
7:10 p.m.
Gather with MOCPA members at a Hammons Field Dugout Deck for a night of good cheer and networking as the home team takes on the Corpus Christi Hooks. Bring along a friend, and enjoy fireworks on the field after the game!

Aug. 31 - Night at the Ballpark
7:15 p.m.
Gather with your fellow MOCPA members from across the state—either cheer on the Royals from the Price Choppers Patio at Kauffman Stadium, or root for the Cardinals from Homer’s Landing at Busch Stadium! Tickets include all-inclusive seating. Bring a friend or colleague to join in the fun!

Sept. 25 - College to Career
5 - 7:30 p.m.
Attention students: Gain insights into what companies are looking for in job candidates, meet local and regional firms and businesses, and make connections for summer leadership programs, internships, and even a first job! Submit your résumé when you register to be included in the MOCPA FACT Guide, which will be distributed to attending businesses and available through the MOCPA Career Center.

Nov. 8 & 15 - MOCPA Awards Celebration
5:15 p.m.
Join your fellow CPAs for an evening of honoring those who have achieved major milestones and earned prestigious awards during the past year. Show your support of the profession, network with others, and meet successful individuals at all career stages.

Click here to view the cancellation policy for chapter events.

For more information about chapter activities, please contact Dana Seipp at (800) 264-7966 or dseipp@mocpa.org.

Chapter Leadership


Chair
John Helms, CPA, CFE
Abacus CPAs LLC
jhelmscpacfe@icloud.com


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Chair-Elect
Michael Wirth, CPA
The Whitlock Company
mwirth@whitlockco.com


Immediate Past Chair
Erica Lafferty, CPA
Sho-Me Power Electric Cooperative
elafferty@shomepower.com

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