BAP Professional Partner Representative:
Tyler Skelton, Business Development Manager, Western US

BAP Professional Partner Association/State Society: IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)

About IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants):

IMA®, the association of accountants and financial professionals in business, is one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession. Globally, IMA supports the profession through research, the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program, continuing education, networking, and advocacy of the highest ethical business practices. IMA has a global network of more than 100,000 members in 140 countries and 300 professional and student chapters. Headquartered in Montvale, N.J., USA, IMA provides localized services through its four global regions: The Americas, Asia/Pacific, Europe, and Middle East/India. For more information about IMA, please visit

Benefits to Becoming a Member of IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants):

IMA® gives you the strategic resources to broaden your knowledge base, sharpen your leadership skills, drive your organization’s performance and enhance your career. We are the association of accountants and financial professionals working in business. Our members have access to the respected CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program, peer networks, Continuing Professional Education (CPE) courses, career resources, publications and research. For more information, please visit

How to Become a Member/Student Member of IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants):

IMA Student membership is available to individuals who are enrolled in at least six (6) undergraduate or graduate credit hours, or the equivalent, per semester. As an IMA Student member, you can learn about the accounting and financial management profession, explore your future career options, and build your résumé and professional network. IMA Student membership fee is $39. To join, please visit

About Tyler Skelton:

Tyler Skelton is the Business Development Manager, Western US, at IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants). In his role, Tyler works with colleges/universities to provide resources to accounting students and faculty and promote the CMA (Certified Management Accountant) Certification. He has spent nearly nine years working in the accounting certification field. His previous experience, includes working at a CPA Review test prep provider.  He is a Central Washington University graduate and currently lives in Puyallup, WA. 





Representative Contact Information:
Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
10 Paragon Drive, Suite 1 
Montvale, NJ 07645

Hear what our Professional Partners think about BAP!

Surgent has always valued Beta Alpha Psi members. BAP students have a tremendous work ethic, are smart, creative and most importantly they are ethical. BAP members make student ambassadors, even better employees and as alumni they are a tremendous financial professional resource. Thank you BAP!

Paul Wiese
Surgent Professional Education