Women to Watch Awards

(online nomination)

The AICPA’s Women’s Initiatives Executive Committee (WIEC) initiated the Women to Watch Award Program in 2005 in partnership with several state CPA societies to honor outstanding women in the profession. The Women to Watch awards highlight the accomplishments of women in the profession, and demonstrate to emerging female leaders that success is not out of reach. The event provides a forum for state CPA societies to lead important conversations about issues their female members face.

To submit a nomination, fill out the form below and provide supporting evidence of the nominee’s contributions to the profession and her community. Documentation should include a letter describing why the nominee should be considered. In addition, a résumé and letters of support are not required, but strongly recommended.

Winners will be selected by a special task for of MACPA’s Board of Directors and recognized at the Women to Watch Award event
on September 29, 2017.

Step 1 of 2

  • Nominee Information

  • EMERGING LEADERS are those women who are up-and-coming stars in their organizations. While every item is not required for consideration, nominees will be judged on the following criteria:
    • Public and/or community service
    • Demonstration of leadership
    • Contribution to the profession
    • Creation and implementation of unique initiative(s)
    • Involvement with alma mater or other local colleges and universities
    EXPERIENCED LEADERS are those who have established their roles as leaders in their organizations by advancing to the highest levels of management or ownership, and by mentoring those following in their footsteps.
    • Authorship of articles
    • Major or unique contribution to the profession
    • Public and/or community service
    • Mentoring other professionals (*mostly heavily weighted item)
    • Improvement to the workplace

All nominations are due by August 15. All nominees must be a Certified Public Accountant and a member of MACPA and AICPA.

Thank you for your nomination. We encourage firms and organizations who have nominated an individual to consider sponsoring the event as well. Please see sponsorship levels here.

Questions? For more information, please contact the MACPA at (800) 782-2036.

MACPA Contact For Women to Watch Awards:

Jackie Brown

COO, Governance and Administration