Date: March 4-5, 2022
Location: Richmond, VA
Theme: Creating What Is Possible

Come join us at the Atlantic Coast 2022 Regional Meeting in Richmond, VA. Warmly known as the 'River City', Richmond sits on the banks of the James River and is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies, distinguished accounting firms, restaurants, and regionally acclaimed shopping alike.

Our chapter here at Virginia Commonwealth University meets at one of the few urban campuses in the region and boasts a largely diverse student population. Under the guidance of faculty advisor professor Jon Hill, our officers at VCU Beta Alpha Psi have been working diligently to plan an exhilarating and educational event with unmet hospitality and an experience you won't forget!

Host chapters: Virginia Commonwealth University (Epsilon Zeta) and Long Island University - Post (Kappa Omicron).

The Best Practices competition sponsored by Deloitte is an excellent way to display and develop your professional skills. The deadline to submit these abstracts is Friday, January 28, 2022 by 11:59PM ET.

For chapters who wish to present in Chapter Operations: Chapter Operations Abstract Form. The due date is December 31, 2021.

Chapter Operations Topics:

  • Community involvement/collaboration
  • Managing recruiting and retention
  • Chapter reporting

We look forward to seeing you there!


Friday, March 4 – Saturday, March 5, 2022

Registration Fees

 $110  Early Bird Registration Rate until February 4, 2022
 $125  Regular Registration Rate from February 4 - February 18, 2022
 $175  Late Registration Rate after February 18, 2022 / Onsite Registration Rate 

Cancellation policy: Cancellations made prior to Friday, February 18, 2022, will be refunded. Cancellations received after this date and no-shows will not be refunded. If you encounter an emergency, please contact the conference planner at and the request will be forwarded to the Executive Director for refund approval. 

Friday, March 4

11:00am - 5:00pmRegistration Desk Open
1:00pm - 1:30pmOpening Session
1:30pm - 2:15pmPlenary Session
2:15pm - 2:30pmRefreshment Break
2:30pm - 3:30pmLeadership Activity
2:30pm - 3:30pmFaculty Advisor Round Table
3:40pm - 4:40pmProfessional Sessions/Alumni Sessions
4:45pm - 5:45pmProfessional Sessions/Alumni Sessions
6:00pmOptional Friday Night Activity


Saturday, March 5

 7:30am - 8:30am Attendee Breakfast
 7:30am - 8:30am Breakfast for Chapter Presidents, Faculty Advisors, Chapter Advocate, BAP Board, Professional Partners
 7:30am - 2:00pm Registration Desk Open
 8:30am - 10:30am Best Practices Presentations
 10:30am - 11:00am Refreshment Break
 11:00am - 12:00pm Chapter Operations Presentations
 12:00pm - 1:30pm Attendee Lunch and Closing Session
 1:30pm Conference Adjourns
 1:30pm - 1:45pm Professional Partners to Provide Feedback to Best Practice Winners

Meeting Hotel and Accomodations:

Omni Richmond
100 South 12th Street
Richmond, VA 23219


Double/King Standard- $169 single/double (14% tax)
Double/King Standard- $169 triple (14% tax)
Double/King Standard- $169 quad (14% tax)

Reservations Phone: 804-344-7000*

To make reservations online, please click here.

Hotel Cutoff Date: Thursday, February 10, 2022

*To receive the group rate, please indicate that you are part of the 2022 Beta Alpha Psi Atlantic Coast Regional Conference. 

Omni Richmond Hotel


Self-parking is $10 per day per vehicle for all overnight guests


For driving instructions and location and transportation information, please click here.

Firm/Organization Professional Partner
AGA Dess Vince Cruz
AICPA Anna Howard
Aprio Rachel Booth
Becker Professional Education Ebony Zayzay
CFA Institute Merridith Kauten
Gleim Exam Prep Valerie Wendt
Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA) Rebekah Brown
Surgent Professional Education Ryan Hirsch
UWorld Chad Wadley

Dr. Thomas Epperson

Tom works for Luck Companies, a privately-held, for-profit organization that operates one of the largest stone companies in the United States. Tom has supported the organization in a variety of ways over the years, including his role as one of the architects of Luck Companies’ cultural transformation. 

Tom is currently the Executive Director of InnerWill, a non-profit started by Luck dedicated to developing better people, braver leaders, and a wiser world through Values-Based Leadership. 

Tom has nearly twenty years of experience as an executive coach, facilitator, and speaker, and regularly works with clients to help transform leaders and their organizations. Tom is a certified business coach and has a Doctorate in Leadership from The George Washington University. Tom is currently an adjunct instructor in Virginia Commonwealth Universities’ Executive MBA Program. 

Tom is married with two children and lives in Richmond, Virginia. 

Information coming soon!

For area attractions, please click here.

The health and safety of our conference participants and staff are our number one priority. We continue to monitor local, state and federal guidelines and are working closely with our hotel partners to responsibly and thoughtfully implement safety protocols to provide you a safe, enjoyable onsite experience. 

Please carefully review this entire document.

Hear what our Professional Partners think about BAP!

Deloitte has supported Beta Alpha Psi at the chapter, regional and national level for decades and been the proud sponsor of the annual best practices competition since 2001. Beta Alpha Psi’s vision fits well with Deloitte’s culture, which is built on inclusion, collaboration, high performance, and opportunity. That combination helps our professionals make a difference individually and collectively, and it makes Deloitte one of the most rewarding places to work.

Jeremy Carrine / Kelly Brastrom