Get Involved as a Student Influencer


The Illinois CPA Society (ICPAS) Student Influencer Program offers $250 scholarships to accounting students in exchange for their efforts to build communities of future CPAs on their college campuses. This position provides select students with opportunities to create meaningful relationships, develop important professional skills, and enhance their resumes.

Student Influencers are responsible for...

  • Building awareness of free ICPAS student member benefits on their campus
  • Strengthening ties between ICPAS, accounting faculty members, and accounting students
  • Providing information on programs and resources to help others complete their accounting education, prepare for the CPA exam, and prepare for a successful career.

Meet the 2021-22 Student Influencers!


Blitstein, Jack
Jack Blitstein
Lewis University

Chen, Jenny
Jenny Chen
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Diego, Diana
Diana Diego
Aurora University

Koldzic, Jovana
Jovana Koldzic
Governors State University

Le, Phu
Phu Le
North Central College

Magee, Michaela
Michaela Magee
Augustana College

Maimon, Nicole
Nicole Maimon
University of Illinois

Nguyen, Nhi
Nhi Nguyen
Arrupe College

Nunez, Sebastian
Sebastian Nunez
Loyola University

Oatis, Eldrin
Eldrin Oatis
Chicago State University

Odeh, Sarah
Sarah Odeh
Dominican University

Pascual, Kaydan
Kaydan Pascual
DePaul University

Pendowski, Peter
Peter Pendowski
DePaul University

Piazza, Mackenzie
Mackenzie Piazza
Southern Illinois University

Salceda, Gabriel
Gabriel Salceda
Northeastern Illinois University

Salik, Raisa
Raisa Salik
University of Illinois at Chicago

Schrader, Emily
Emily Schrader
University of St. Francis

Shaari, Nadav
Nadav Shaari
Roosevelt University

Simmons, Jessica
Jessica Simmons
University of Illinois at Springfield

Tranchina, Maria
Maria Tranchina
Northern Illinois University

Tubbs, Armani
Armani Tubbs
Illinois State University