Our Professional Partners

What Professional Partners do for BAP:

  • Provide financial support through annual member fees which subsidize the regional and annual meetings each year
  • Individual representatives deliver presentations and secure speakers for meetings.
  • Representatives function as judges for the annual Best Practices competition, review nominations and select winners of the Business Information Professional of the Year awards

What Professional Partners do for Student Members and Faculty Advisors:

  • Network with student members and faculty advisors to provide input, counsel and advice regarding careers in the areas of Accounting, Finance, Business Analytics and Digital Technology
  • Many Professional Partner organizations and associations sponsor student chapter and faculty advisor awards each year

Interested in Becoming a Professional Partner?

  • To learn more about becoming a Professional Partner, click here for information about the benefits, role and responsibilities.

For questions or to become a Professional Partner contact Margaret Fiorentino.


Michael Brown
Professional Partners Chair, Becker Professional Education
Valerie Wendt
Professional Partners Chair-elect, Gleim Exam Prep
Cindy Stanley
Accounting & Financial Women's Alliance (AFWA)
Amy Merletti
Steve Matzke
American Accounting Association
Dessamine Vince Cruz
Association of Government Accountants (AGA)
Rachel Booth
Ebony Zayzay
Becker Professional Education
Stephanie Tyler
Millissa S. Allen
David Lo
California Society of CPAs
Margot Cella
Center for Audit Quality
Merridith Kauten
CFA Institute
Jeremy Carrine
Deloitte LLP
Kelly Brastrom
Deloitte LLP
Alex Miller
Dana Lane
Nick Milazzo
Fifth Third Bank
Candice C. McPhatter
Fifth Third Bank
Michael Whitmire
Elizabeth Abrego
Grant Thornton LLP
Keryn Chalmers
International Association for Accounting Education and Research
Richard Spencer
Nicole Huie
The Institute of Internal Auditors
Elizabeth Anderson
Illinois CPA Society
Ali Paul
Indiana CPA Society
Jodi Ryan
Institute of Management Accountants
Jennifer Neal
Rebekah Brown, CPA
Maryland Association of CPAs
Silke Olsen
Moss Adams LLP
Ashley Metivier
The NASBA Center for the Public Trust
Casey Jo Chapman
Katelyn Sypher
Carly Williams
Julie Peters
Paul McDonald
Robert Half
Dan DeNisco
Robert Half
Matt Kessler
Ryan Hirsch
Surgent Professional Education
Melinda Bentley
Texas Society of CPAs
Karina Khadaran
UWorld Roger CPA Review
Toni Williams
UWorld Roger CPA Review
Monette Anderson
Washington Society of CPAs
Carla Ng
Wiley Efficient Learning
Kristin Kallies
Wipfli LLP
Ryan Wakefield
Sarah Bleeker

Hear what our Professional Partners think about BAP!

Robert Half is committed, as a Beta Alpha Psi Professional Partner, to the continuous learning and workplace training of the next generation of financial and business information professionals. We value the support among peers within the accounting industry, and the relationship we’ve built with students over the years.

Paul McDonald and Dan DeNisco
Robert Half