Southwestern Chapter

Featured Event


 Chapter Annual Meeting
and Casino Night

May 5 | 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Seven Springs Mountain Resort
Spring into a new PICPA Year! Let’s celebrate new leadership, new honorees, volunteer service award winners, and renewed excitement and friendships with CPAs in the Southwestern Chapter. Join your fellow members for food, fun and casino games!

Members are invited to take advantage of the resort and enjoy discounted rates on overnight accommodations. Please reserve your room by April 5.

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 An Evening with AICPA Chair,
Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, CPA, CGMA

March 30 | 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pittsburgh Winery LLC
Join Ellison-Taylor, the new AICPA board chair and global accounting strategy director for Oracle America, for a discussion of the future of the CPA profession. During a pivotal time in the career's history, Kimberly will touch upon technology trends and women in business.

The chair's presentation will be followed by a Q&A with PICPA President Lisa Myers and a networking reception at Pittsburgh Winery. 

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Introducing the NEW! Women in Accounting Committee

Get involved with the Southwestern Chapter's newest committee. Network and share ideas with women in the profession. This committee will meet twice a year and develop relevant programs.


Chapter leadership is also accepting new members to join their other committees:

To volunteer, click on the committees to join online or contact Kristen Cuniak at

Latest Southwestern Chapter Events



Holiday Party

The Southwestern Chapter enjoyed a festive holiday party at Rizzo’s Malabar Inn on Friday, Dec. 9. Party-goers mixed and mingled with fellow chapter members while sampling the Inn’s authentic Italian cuisine. View more >

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Volunteer Opportunity

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Inspire Future CPAs in the Classroom

Meet with students, teach financial literacy concepts, and discuss careers in accounting. The PICPA has prepared presentations for speakers. Partner with a school from our list or establish a partnership of your own.

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