The Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP) is a career development program for minority high school students. In order to be eligible, an application, a current copy of your academic transcript and at least two counselor/teacher letters of recommendation must be received by the deadline, which is Wednesday, January 31, 2018 for this fiscal year. Please scan and email the 2018 Application to firstname.lastname@example.org. To view the ACAP Brochure, click here.
What is the summer residency?
The primary objective of ACAP is to increase the understanding of accounting and finance career opportunities among high school students from underrepresented ethnic groups. Through ACAP‘s efforts, students receive educational enrichment and practical help for college preparation and a career in accounting. The annual program is held during the summer at a local college campus and is scheduled this fiscal year for June 24, 2018 through June 29, 2018.
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News and Announcements
We are currently looking for student counselors and an assistant lead counselor for the ACAP Program. Contact us at to email@example.com!
Kimberly Crite currently serves as the Chair of ACAP Philadelphia. She is currently employed as a senior tax associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers in their Wealth Management Tax Services Group. She graduated from Temple University with a BBA in Accounting. Kimberly looks forward to empowering the youth to reach their highest potential no matter the circumstance.
ACAP Vice Chair
Christina Smiley serves as the Co- Chair of ACAP in Philadelphia. She is currently a tax analyst at Global Tax Management. She graduated from Temple University with a BBA in accounting. Since participating in the Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP) in high school, Christina has been very passionate about NABA and accounting. She looks forward to sharing her ACAP experience with students; and supporting the youth and their interests in accounting.
Bridget R. Anderson
Bridget R. Anderson currently serves as the Vice Chair of ACAP in Philadelphia. She is currently employed with the City of Philadelphia, Commerce Department in the Office of Finance and Administration as an Accountant. She graduated from Temple University with a BBA in
Accounting and a minor in Management Information Systems. Bridget looks forward to educating ACAP students more about the many
possibilities available in the business field.
Participant Selection Committee Director
Alainey Mcdaniels currently serves as the Director of the Participant Selection Committee of ACAP in Philadelphia. She is a sophomore at Saint Joseph’s University, majoring in Accounting and Business Intelligence. Alainey has occupied many leadership roles throughout her school career. Most recently, she completed an accounting internship with PricewaterhouseCoopers. As a Philadelphia native, Alainey is excited to partner with ACAP to give back to the community she calls home.
Fund Development Chair
Mychal is a certified public accountant (CPA) who works as a Financial Analyst in the Investment Accounting Department at the University of Pennsylvania. He previously worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as an auditor in the Banking and Insurance group. He graduated from Temple University with a BBA in Accounting. Mychal is excited to work with the students and pass on the knowledge he has obtained during his career.
Aleisha Ivey is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) who is currently employed as a Financial Controller in the private healthcare industry. Prior to her current role, she worked in public accounting as a financial consultant at McGladrey (dba RSM) for seven years. She graduated from Howard University with a Bachelors of Business Administration and Villanova University with a Masters of Accounting. This year, she will fulfill the role of Program Director for the ACAP Philadelphia executive board. She is also serving her second term as the Corresponding Secretary for the NABA Philadelphia executive board.
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For inquiries regarding enrollment or to schedule a high school presentation, sponsorship or any other inquires, please email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.