Welcome to the MidSouth/Memphis Area Chapter
of the Institute of Management Accountants!

What is the IMA?

IMA is the worldwide association for accountants and financial professionals working in business. We are committed to helping you expand your professional skills, better manage your organization, and enhance your career.
More than 65,000 accountants and financial professionals look to IMA for programs and services to help expand their financial management skills, enhance their organization’s performance, and empower their career potential.

CMA Certification

The Certified Management Accountant (CMA) credential is the advanced professional certification that delivers tangible value. It demonstrates your command of the critical accounting and financial management skills demanded by today’s dynamic businesses, translating into significant career opportunities for you. 
The first CMA exam was offered in 1972, and the program is celebrating 40 years as the gold standard certification for accountants and financial professionals in business. Find out why more than 40,000 professionals worldwide—and today’s top global employers in business—have valued this essential credential:  Learn more!

Who are IMA Members?

Members in IMA range from management accountants and financial management professionals just beginning their careers to presidents and CFOs of major corporations. Membership also includes Certified Public Accountants, educators, students, and many involved with federal, state, and local governments



Upcoming Events

  • Lunch/Tax Update - Thursday February 8, 2018 Topic: Tax UpdateSpeaker: Michael T. Odom, CPA CVADate: Thursday, February 8, 2018Time: Lunch (Noon to 1PM) - CPE (1PM to 3PM) Location: Owen Brennan's, 6150 Poplar Ave ...
    Posted Jan 24, 2018, 9:40 AM by IMA Memphis
  • Lunch/CPE - Monday December 11, 2017 - TN State Specific Ethics (2 hours) Topic: Tennessee State Specific EthicsSpeaker: Sharron Waugh, TN Board of AccountancyDate: Monday, December 11, 2017Time: Noon (Lunch) 1-3PM (CPE)Location: Pinnacle Bank, 949 Shady Grove Rd ...
    Posted Nov 22, 2017, 10:54 AM by IMA Memphis
  • Lunch/CPE - Thursday April 20, 2017 Topic: The Cost of the Sultana DisasterSpeaker: Jerry Potter, AttorneyDate: Thursday, April 20, 2017Time: 11:30AM to 1PM Location: Owen Brennan's, 6150 Poplar Ave, Suite 150 ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2017, 6:35 AM by IMA Memphis
  • Lunch/CPE - Thursday March 16, 2017 - Cancelled 3/16/17 Meeting CancelledTopic: Finance and Accounting Professionals in the FBI  Speaker: Kelli Sligh, FBI - Memphis Office Date: Thursday, March 16, 2017 Time: 11:30AM to 1PM Location ...
    Posted Mar 14, 2017, 9:17 AM by IMA Memphis
  • Lunch/CPE/Student Day - Thursday February 16, 2017 Student Day!Come say hello to over 50 Students/Faculty Members from UT-Martin and Delta State.Topic: Federal Reserve BankSpeaker: Jeanette BennettDate: Thursday, February 16, 2017Time ...
    Posted Feb 9, 2017, 12:32 PM by IMA Memphis
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Recent Announcements

  • 2015 - 2016 IMA Carter Award Winner - Most Improvement in Stevenson Division
    Posted Sep 9, 2016, 3:16 PM by IMA Memphis
  • IMA Chapter - Do you want to Volunteer? We are always interested in hearing from people that want to help plan technical meetings and grow the chapter.  Please reach out to an officer if you want to join ...
    Posted Sep 9, 2016, 2:41 PM by IMA Memphis
  • New Meeting Location Join Us!  Owen Brennan's - Orleans Room6150 Poplar AveSuite 150Memphis, TN 38119
    Posted Sep 9, 2016, 2:39 PM by IMA Memphis
  • 2016 - 2017 Technical Meeting Schedule Date Day/Time Topic(s)  Speaker(s) September 22, 2016     Thursday, 11:30AM - 1:00PM     Financial Trends for Shelby County and Community Initiatives David Lenoir, Shelby County Trustee October 20 ...
    Posted Dec 13, 2016, 8:24 AM by IMA Memphis
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