​Find us:

800 W. Campbell Road, Richardson, Texas 75080

ABOUT ALA

Who We Are

The Accounting Leadership Association (ALA) at the University of Texas at Dallas is a student-led, academic organization founded to provide the accounting academic community of the Naveen Jindal School of Management (JSOM) with professional, academic, and networking opportunities.   

Our Mission  

ALA’s mission is to support the UT Dallas accounting community by creating network opportunities, developing professional skills, and educating students about the various accounting career paths. By encouraging students to step outside the classroom and engage with each other and accounting professionals, we aim to build positive relationships between students and faculty at UT Dallas, and the Dallas/Fort Worth accounting community. 

 

Our Goals  

  • Assist students with the development of academic and career goals  

  • Develop leadership, communication and team-building skills 

  • Provide constructive networking opportunities 

  • Create an academic community with accounting professionals 

  • Offer on-campus and off-campus volunteer opportunities  

  • Educate students on accounting career paths and the latest industry trends 

 

What We Offer​​ 

  • Mentorship program with Certified Public Accountants

  • Professional development workshops

  • Meetings with industry professionals

  • Community service opportunities

  • Course advising

      

    For more information, please email acctleadership@gmail.com.

2019-2020 Officers

Riya Pandula

PRESIDENT

Jacob Fisch

VICE PRESIDENT

Sherry Ji

EVENT COORDINATOR

Juyeon (Jessie) Park

TREASURER

Phu Nguyen

SECRETARY

Our Advisor

Mary Guan

DIRECTOR, MS ACCOUNTING PROGRAM

 

Ifrah Makda

MARKETING

Jennifer Nguyen

SOCIAL MEDIA