Community Announcements

  • Welcome Pittsburgh, PA Chapter to the Ohio Regional Council!

    On January 23, 2020, the Ohio Regional Council Board of Directors unanimously voted to welcome the Pittsburgh, PA Chapter as its newest member.

    The Pittsburgh Chapter, under the current leadership of Chapter President Keith Schwarz, was chartered in 1962.  The Chapter is a member of the Stevenson Division and has approximately 300-plus members.

    The Chapter, along with the support from IMA Global, will be transitioning its resources and members into the Ohio Regional Council over the coming weeks. The Ohio Regional Council looks forward to working with our newest Chapter member!
  • Announcing the “Century Scholarship” for IMA student members

     Announcing the “Century Scholarship” for IMA student members

    IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) has announced a NEW scholarship opportunity for its Endorsed Schools and/or Schools with IMA Student Chapters. This Century Scholarship recognizes an active IMA student member where volunteerism has been part of their journey and who is passionate not only about his/her business career, but also about being a leader in the management accounting profession. This scholarship is available to undergraduate junior and senior students. The recipient will receive an award of $7,500. In addition to the monetary award, the recipient will be offered a CMA Scholarship. Please click here to learn more about the IMA Century Scholarship.

  • Women’s Accounting Leadership Series – NYC

    Women’s Accounting Leadership Series – NYC

    Registration is now open for our upcoming Women’s Accounting Leadership Series on April 24 at Baruch College in New York City. Join us for the Conference, a movie screening the night before, or both! Visit for more information and to register.

  • Ernie Brass III - IMA Cleveland East Chapter

    It is with heartfelt sadness that our colleague and long-time IMA member, Ernie Brass III, passed away after a long illness on October 6, 2019.  Ernie was a member of IMA since October 1973 and a member of the IMA Cleveland East Chapter where he held numerous positions on the Board of Directors.  Most recently, he served as Past President of the Chapter. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Ernie and his family.  Please click Here to read the obituary. More
  • MEF Grant Application - Apply Now!

    Ohio Chapters can now apply for a Memorial Education Fund (MEF) Grant up to $2,000 to help support student programs, paid speakers, mentoring programs, or educational programs that support the CMA. Submission guidelines and application are located in the Chapter Portal under Forms. Deadline for submission is August 30, 2019.  Please do not hesitate to reach out to me if you have any questions. More
  • Celebrate 100 Years with IMA Cleveland

    The Cleveland Chapter was one of the first local communities of the IMA and is celebrating 100 years on May 23, 2019.  Ohio IMA members are invited to attend.  You can learn more out the event and register to attend here.  See you on the 23rd! More
  • 2018-2019 Chapter Competition Award Winners

    Ohio Regional Council
    Council Award of Excellence

    Akron Chapter
    6th Place in the Stevenson Division Chapter Standings
    Runner Up in the Public Relations Competition

    Canton Chapter
    Bronze Medal in the Warner Division for Website Competition
    Runner up for Community Service Chapter Competition
    Cleveland East Chapter
    7th Place in the Warner Division Chapter Standings
    Gold Medal for the Warner Division Newsletter Competition

    Dayton Chapter
    13th Place in the Stevenson Division Chapter Standings

    Lima Chapter
    8th Place in the Warner Division Chapter Standings More
  • Celebrate 100 Years with the Cleveland Chapter

    You are invited to attend Cleveland's 100 Year Anniversary Gala on May 23, 2019.  Register Today! More
  • Twenty-Five and Fifty Years of IMA Membership

    Twenty-Five Year Anniversary
    Lazaro Trevino (Lima, January 2019)
    Paul Myers, CMA (Dayton, February 2019)
    Shaun T. Powell, CMA, CFM, CPA (Columbus, February 2019)
    Matthew A. Bombick, CMA (Toledo, February 2019)
    George W. Dunne, CMA, PMP, CITP (Cincinnati North, February 2019)
    Richard L. Heep, CMA, CPA (Cincinnati North, February 2019)
    John J. Small, CMA (Cleveland, March 2019)
    Deborah K. Ball, CMA (Dayton, March 2019)
    Kimberlee K. Regrut, CPA, EA, CTP (Columbus, March 2019)
    Jennifer A. Kinzel, CMA, CPA (Toledo, March 2019)
    John J. Supple, CMA, CFM (Toledo, March 2019)
    Dr. Jason E Swartzlander, CMA, CFM (Lima, March 2019)
    Thomas N Sander, CMA (Cincinnati North, March 2019)

    Fifty Year Anniversary

    Glenn G. Johnson (Toledo, January 2019)
    George H. Schneider (Columbus, February 2019)
    Robert S. Terrill, CMA, CFM, CPA (Lima, February 2019) More
  • Congratulations New CMAs

    Shauna Jackson, CMA
    Jacob Kevin Ahrens, CMA
    Nasigrie Khaleed Mahama, CMA
    Barrett Michael Chapman, CMA
    Allison Artz, CMA More