Harvard prof keynotes at Women in Accounting/Finance Celebration

Shelley Carson

Shelley Carson

creative brainThe Lariccia School of Accounting and Finance in the Williamson College of Business Administration at Youngstown State University hosts the Second Annual Women in Accounting and Finance Celebration 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, April 22, in Williamson Hall.

The theme of the event is “Think BIG – Bridging Into Greatness” and will include two panels about expanding professional network and career development in business.

Keynote speaker is Shelley Carson, Harvard University professor and author of the Creative Brain, who will discuss the importance of creativity for graduates in the 21st century. Other speakers include prominent women from the community, including Evelyn Mihin, COO, Gasser Chair Company; Trinette Simon, senior manager, Cohen & Company; Angela Duskey, manager, Schroedel, Scullin, & Bestic; Katrena Davidson, controller, YSU; Jordan Moy, senior accountant, E&Y; and Marie Belloto, president, Belloto and Associates, Inc.

For more information, contact Marsha Huber at 330-941-3749 or mmhuber@ysu.edu or Paulina Kassawat at 330-941-3807 or mpkassawat@ysu.edu.