Student Chapter


Congratulations to Ashland University who received the 2023 Clark Johnson Achievement Award!!!

The Ohio Regional Council supports and encourages student participation in​ the Institute of Management Accountants.  Student membership in the iMA provides individuals with a competitive advantage over other graduates by providing leadership opportunities and access to a network of the world's leading accounting, financial, and business professionals.  The IMA provides students the opportunity to get training and obtain the CMA certification.

Participation in the management of the student chapter and its activities provides students valuable leadership and teamwork experience in working together for the benefit of all.

The Ohio Regional Council, it's Chapters, and IMA National offer a variety of scholarships, grants, student conferences, and competition programs throughout the year.

To learn more about the benefits of IMA Student Membership, or for further information about one of our student chapters, please contact one of the Faculty Advisors listed below.

College/University Faculty Advisor Chapter Sponsor
Ashland University Dr. Kristine Parsons, CMA Canton
Hiram College Amanda Armeni Cleveland East
Kent State University Wendy Tietz Akron
Malone University Albert H. Smith, Jr., CMA Canton
University of Mount Union Open Position Canton
Ohio Northern University Jill Christopher Lima
Owens Community College Rama Kannan Toledo
Stark State College of Technology William Ostrander Canton
University of Akron Dr. Il-woon Kim Akron
Walsh University Mary Ann Sponseller, CMA Canton
Youngstown University Dr. David Law Akron