The It’s All About MEEEEE Scholarship Fundraising Dinner on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 delivered on its promises to:

Meet and network with friends, colleagues and other professionals
Enjoy a delicious meal at the beautiful Avery Ranch Golf Club
Engage your brain with keynote speaker Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar
Earn continuing education credit for CPAs and CFPs
Enrich the Austin Chapter TSCPA’s Scholarship Fund and
Educate the next generation of CPAs

We must thank everyone who made this one-of-a-kind event a huge success, especially our sponsors:

Maxwell Locke & Ritter, LLP
Atchley & Associates, LLP
Mike’s Print Shop
Morrison, Friedrich & Spinn, CPAs, LLC
Urbanspace, LP

We also had a stellar committee who supported and put this event together: Jeremy Myers, CPA, Chairman Scholarship Fundraising Committee, Katy Avenson, CPA, Jennifer Brown, CPA, Connie Clark, CPA, Nancy Foss, CPA, JT Genter, CPA, Elaine Hanks, CPA, Kristy Holmes-Hetzel, CPA, Jan Keeling, CPA, Chris Okafor, CPA, Tony Ross, CPA and Kaira Tanwar

Our keynote speaker, Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar, presented Texas: An Economic Outlook to our guests. In this interactive session, Comptroller Hegar discussed job growth and tax collections and how they signal the Texas economy continues to outpace the national economy. He provided a detailed forecast of how he expects the Texas economy to perform in the near future and how it will impact local businesses. Comptroller Hegar also opened the floor for questions and candidly answered everything presented to him.

Here are the pictures from the event!

If you’re interested in joining the Scholarship Fundraising Committee, please contact Kaira Tanwar. We’re always looking for new ways to raise money for our scholarship program to help the CPAs of the future!