St. Louis Chapter

The St. Louis Chapter has approximately 4,800 members and is made up of the following counties: Crawford, Franklin, Jefferson, Lincoln, St. Charles, St. Francois, St. Louis City, St. Louis County, Ste. Genevieve, Warren, and Washington.

News & Events

Dec. 19 - Salvation Army's Toy Town
4:30 - 8:30 p.m.
'Tis the season for volunteering! Join your fellow chapter members in helping ensure more St. Louis children wake up to a present under their tree on Christmas morning. Volunteers are needed to sort toys, stock the Christmas Shop, serve as hospitality hosts for clients and other volunteers, assist parents in the “shopping” process, and load gifts into vehicles.

Jan. 14 - Get Involved with a Task Force
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Get active in the profession, connect with local CPAs, and learn about opportunities for involvement in the chapter task forces, including: Professional Outreach, Community Outreach, and Professional Learning & Networking.

Jan. 15 - KidSmart Volunteer Opportunity
3 - 6 p.m.
Gather with your peers and help support the more than 90,000 students in St. Louis who cannot afford basic school supplies by volunteering at KidSmart's Free Store in Bridgeton. Projects may include sorting, bundling, stocking, and merchandising school supplies. This is sure to be a fun and rewarding experience!

Jan. 16 - Networking with CPAs and Attorneys
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
If your 2020 resolutions include expanding your professional network and meeting peers in the business community, this social gathering provides the perfect opportunity! Join fellow
CPAs and attorney in kicking off the new year by reconnecting with old friends and colleagues and getting to know new ones.

Jan. 22 - CPA Day
9:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Learn about the issues that could impact your company and profession, and help educate legislators on the fiscal impact of their decisions at this complimentary event at the State Capitol.

Jan. 30 - Professional Development for Busy Women: The Cliffsnotes! 4.0
8:00 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
Please join us for another edition of Professional Development for Busy Women: The CliffsNotes 4.0! You’ll hear from four speakers, each of whom will deliver a high-level summary of the key points from a professional development book that they personally found to be helpful, inspiring and educational.


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For more information about chapter activities, please contact Dana Seipp at (800) 264-7966 or

Chapter Leadership

Nick Graff, CPA
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

MSchwerin-web portrait
Michelle Schwerin, CPA, JD
Capes, Sokol, Goodman & Sarachan, P.C.

Immediate Past Chair
Stephanie Richter, CPA
Brown Smith Wallace, LLP

CBayard-web portraitProfessional Outreach
Task Force Chair
Kara Hershberger, CPA, CIA
RubinBrown LLP

MKohler-web portraitProfessional Outreach
Task Force Chair-Elect
Michelle Kohler, CPA
Sharamitaro & Associates, P.C.

EDonnay-web portraitCommunity Outreach
Task Force Chair
Erin Donnay, CPA, CGMA
Soft Surroundings

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Task Force Chair-Elect
Whitney Fossum, CPA
Mueller Prost LC

AIJones-web portraitProfessional Learning and
Networking Task Force Chair
Al Jones, CPA
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

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Networking Task Force Chair-Elect
Michelle Chlebowski, CPA
Chesterfield Day School