The St. Louis Chapter has approximately 3,600 members and is made up of the following counties: Crawford, Franklin, Jefferson, Lincoln, St. Charles, St. Francois, St. Louis City, St. Louis County, Ste. Genevieve, Warren, and Washington.
Volunteer at St. Louis Area Foodbank
Aug 10th 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Spend time with your peers while making a difference in your community. St. Louis Chapter members will be volunteering at the St. Louis Area Foodbank in the Repackaging Center assembling food boxes for senior citizens in need.DATE: Wednesday, August 10TIME: 3-5 p.m.LOCATION:St. Louis Area Foodbank20 Corporate Woods DriveBridgeton, MO 63044Please contact Dana Seipp at firstname.lastname@example.org or (314) 392-5823, if you have any questions.
Hit the Bulls-Eye: Axe Throwing for Women
Aug 30th 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Hit the Bullseye: Axe Throwing for WomenPresented by MOCPA’s Women’s Initiatives CommitteeShow off your skills and burn stress at MOCPA’s Axe Throwing Event—exclusively for women! Don’t miss out on this unique networking opportunity that just might teach you skills that transfer into your everyday office environment. Axe throwing is said to lead to better problem-solving skills, stronger relationships and new ways of thinking! Bring your co-workers and friends out for a night filled with good food, drinks and axe throwing.August 30 | 5-7 p.m.Top Notch Axe Throwing13840 Manchester Rd.Ballwin, MO 63011$40 Members | Non-Member/Guest(Price includes axe throwing, food and beverages)
Volunteer at Stray Rescue of St. Louis
Sep 30th 2:30pm - 5:00pm
Join your fellow St. Louis Chapter members at Stray Rescue of St. Louis on September 30 to help walk the center’s dogs. Stray Rescue leads the way toward making St. Louis a compassionate city where every companion animal knows health, comfort and affection, and no stray is euthanized. This is the largest no-kill organization in the city of St. Louis and surrounding area.Volunteers will start off with a short orientation and tour of the facility before interacting with the dogs. Closed-toed shoes are mandatory, and wearing long pants is recommended. All volunteers must be at least 18 years old and complete a waiver form to participate.Date: Sept. 30Time: 2:30-5 p.m.Stray Rescue of St. Louis2320 Pine StreetSt. Louis, MO 63103If you would like to contribute, Stray Rescue is always in need of used towels, blankets comforters, quilts, and laundry supplies, bleach, and liquid fabric softener, any brand.MOCPA members will follow all CDC and venue guidelines while volunteering at Stray Rescue.If you have any questions, please contact Dana Seipp at email@example.com or (314) 392-5823.
Virtual Murder Mystery: Presented by the MOCPA Chapters
Oct 27th 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Welcome to the 1920's where bathtubs were only for one thing.To make gin! (Ok, maybe two things).Lot’s of gangsters are showing up at “Cherry’s Speakeasy” to talk about the turf war going on between the Corneolis and the Buttafuccos. Just when we think things are going to settle down, in comes Harry Hyde, (the famous Russian mobster). He sure does know how to make enemies! Deadly ones!I guess the local constable, Doyle Lonnegan, will come and solve the crime, but not before things get pretty wild!You’ll meet crazy characters like Red E. Mix, (the local concrete salesman), Trixie, ( the owner of Cherry’s) and many others before we find out who put “da finger” on Harry’s Hyde! Was it Larry, The Rug? Was it Joey, The Lips? Or maybe, J Edna Hoover?When you come to “Bullets in the Bathtub”. don’t forget to bring your gangster hat, tommy gun and flapper! Guest will arrive at 5 p.m. for a short virtual cocktail party for everyone to arrive and receive their parts via the chat box. All who want to participate will have a part to play. The show is 60 minutes with one short break between the two acts of the show.Oct. 27, 2022 | 5-6:30 p.m.Guest will need to download and be able to operate the latest free version of Zoom. You will need either a laptop or desktop computer with a microphone and camera. Most laptops come with a microphone and camera pre-installed. Please use your computer, NOT phones or tablets. Using these other devices will result in a less fun, limited experience. They will also need a good internet connection and will need to turn off any interfering devices that might make their signal weak (like the gamer in the other room, their smart tv, etc.)
2022 MOCPA Eastern Region Awards Celebration - St. Louis
Nov 10th 5:15pm - 8:30pm
Join your fellow CPAs for an evening of honoring those who have achieved major milestones and earned prestigious awards during the past year. Honorees will include: Recent CPA exam passers, 35-year and 50-year members, MOCPA Scholarship winners, MOCPA campaign contributors and 100% MOCPA Membership. There will be two celebrations–one for each region of the state. You are welcome to and whichever one is most convenient to you! Eastern Region Awards CelebrationThursday, November 10 , 2022River City Casino777 River City Casino Blvd.St. Louis, MO 63135COST: $60 Members and Non-membersIf you have any questions, please contact Dana Seipp at firstname.lastname@example.org or (800) 264-7966, ext. 123.
2022 MOCPA Western Region Awards Celebration - Kansas City
Nov 17th 5:15pm - 9:30pm
Join your fellow CPAs for an evening of honoring those who have achieved major milestones and earned prestigious awards during the past year. Honorees will include: Recent CPA exam passers, 35-year and 50-year members, MOCPA Scholarship winners, MOCPA campaign contributors and 100% MOCPA Membership. Western Region Awards Celebration Thursday, November 17, 2022Arrowhead StadiumOne Arrowhead DriveKansas City, MO 64129COST: $60 Members and Non-members
Volunteer at Nurses for Newborns
Nov 18th 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Nurses for Newborns provides a safety net for families most at-risk to help prevent infant mortality, child abuse, and neglect by providing in-home nursing visits that promote healthcare, education, and positive parenting skills.Join your fellow St. Louis Chapter members in volunteering to bag diapers, sort and match clothes, date food, check and clean baby toys and equipment.DATE: Nov. 18TIME: 1-4 p.m.LOCATION: Nurses for Newborns3 Sunnen DriveSt. Louis (Maplewood), MO 63143SAFETY: Volunteers are required to follow CDC and facility guidelines, which currently includes wearing a mask, socially distancing, and signing in and out for contact tracing.
Michelle Chlebowski, CPA
Crossroads College Preparatory School
Michelle Kohler, CPA
Sharamitaro & Associates, P.C.
Immediate Past Chair
Kara Hershberger, CPA, CIA
Community Outreach Task Force Chair
Ashley Smith, CPA
Swink Coplen & Company, P.C.
Community Outreach Task Force Chair-Elect
Kim Barnhart, CPA
Charter Communications, Inc.
Professional Outreach Task Force Chair
Chris Vineyard, CPA
Professional Learning & Networking Task Force Chair
Dan Alvillar, CPA
Professional Learning & Networking Task Force Chair-Elect
Natalie Stevenson, CPA
Purk & Associates, PC