2015 - 2016 Council Award of Excellence
   2014 - 2015 Council Award of Excellence
   2013 - 2014 Vice Presidents' Award for highest average competition points



2015 - 2016 Lincoln Trail Council Board of Directors

Below is your IMA Council Leadership that is here to serve you! Connect with them via email or at a quarterly council meeting!


Lincoln Trail Council Officers, Directors, and Committee Members

President, Susan Maddux, CPA
  • Email: lincolntrailima@gmail.com
  • Controller & Director of Accounting, Country Music Foundation, Inc.
  • Home Chapter: Nashville - Past President
  • Accomplishments:
    • Under leadership as President of the Nashville Chapter from 2012-2014, the Nashville Chapter accomplished the following:
      • In 2012 - 2013, Chapter awarded the Carter Award and Runner-Up in Community Service.
      • In 2013 - 2014, Chapter received the Gold Award for N
        ewsletter and Runner-Up in Community Service.
      • Chartered two new student chapters, MTSU and WKU.
    • 2014 - 2016 IMA Global Research Foundation Director
    • 2015 - 2016 IMA Global Annual Conference Program Planning Committee Member
    • Interviewed by Jeff Thomson for September 2015 article in Forbes on Internal Controls.


Treasurer, Eric Mauer, CMA
  • Financial Analyst - Engine Business Technical Organization at Cummins, Inc.
  • Home Chapter: South Central Indiana-President
  • Accomplishments:
    • In prior roles of Webmaster (2012-2015) and Co-Director of Meetings & Attendance (2014-2015) for the South Central Indiana Chapter:
      • Created new Google site.
      • Implemented online registration and feedback for events.
      • Helped to organize the most highly attended all-day session in chapter history in 2015.
    • As Chair of the LTRC Student Leadership Conference Scholarship Committee, moved from a word doc to a web-based submission form.
    • As a Student Member, won LTRC Student Leadership Conference Scholarship in 2012 and 2013.
    • Contributed to Ginger White's August 2014 article in Strategic Finance.

Secretary, Meredith Albright, CMA, CPA
  • Emailmeredith.albright@asurion.com 
  • Manager, Global Program Accounting -at Asurion
  • Home Chapter: Nashville - President Elect
  • Accomplishments:
    • Served on the 2015-2016 LTRC Scholarship Committee
    • In prior role as Nashville Chapter VP of Administration
      • Planned and established a successful annual networking social to kick off each new year that boosted chapter interest
      • Successfully transitioned the monthly chapter meetings to Second Harvest Food Bank where the chapter can keep costs low while enabling the Food Bank to provide additional meals to the hungry
Social Media, Chelsea Miller
  • Senior Accountant, Country Music Foundation, Inc.
  • Home Chapter: Nashville - Director, Social Media
  • Accomplishments:


Newsletter, Charles McClellan
  • Home Chapter: South Central IN
  • Accomplishments:

Global Board Director, Martha Alle, CPA

  • Director of Finance at Ursuline Sisters of Mount St. Joseph
  • Home Chapter: Evansville - Past President
  • Accomplishments:
    • Global IMA Exemplary Volunteer Award for 2015



Lincoln Trail Council Past Presidents

2015-16 President, Lisa Book, CMA, CFM

  • Email: lmbook@ius.edu
  • Lecturer in Accounting at Indiana University Southeast
  • Home Chapter: Louisville - Past President
  • Accomplishments:
    • As 2015-2016 Council President:
      • Implemented WebEx to allow remote participation in Council events, starting Fall 2015.
      • Hosted five brownbag, WebEx sessions between Council meetings on various topics of interest to chapter board members.
      • Chaired MrExcel committee to help lead the Council in hosting two successful MrExcel seminars in October 2015 with over 125 registrants.  Raised over $6,000 in profit to support Council initiatives, a record-breaking amount for the Council.
    • Presented 2.5 CPE session on "Giving Voice to Your Values: The How To of Business Ethics" at IMA's Annual Conference & Expo in Los Angeles in June 2015.  Also presented ethics session to South Central IN chapter in October 2015 and Indianapolis chapter in December 2015.
    • As 2014-2015 Council VP:
      • Created and maintained new website for Lincoln Trail Council in 2014-2015.
      • Developed "Chapter Portal Training" videos in 2015 as "specific accomplishment" to help achieve Council Award of Excellence for 2014-2015.
    • Served as President of Louisville Chapter during 2013 - 2014 and instrumental in chapter's first full-day conference and also cross-campus, collaborative Student Night event with over 100 attendees (in combination with KyCPA, AFWA, IIA, and ACFE).
    • 2012 - 2014 IMA Global Ethics Committee Member
    • 2012 - 2013 IMA Global Annual Conference Program Planning Committee Member
    • 2010 - 2011 Louisville Chapter Outstanding Member of the Year


2014- 2015 President, Amy Mings, CVA

  • Former Senior Advisor, Advisory Service Department at Harding, Shymanski & Company, P.S.C.
  • Home Chapter: Evansville - Past President
  • Accomplishments:
    • Served as President of Evansville Chapter during 2013 - 2014 competition year, with chapter receiving 1st place in the Stevenson Division out of 88 chapters worldwide
    • In 2014, selected as one of the Global Winners of the IMA® Third Annual Young Professional of the Year Award and was named a NACVA 40 Under Forty Honoree.
    • March 2014 article in Strategic Finance about transitioning from a student IMA member to a professional.



IMA Global Board of Directors

Global Board Director, Ginger White, BB, MBB, CMA

  • Emailginger.r.white@cummins.com
  • Corporate Purchasing Finance Director at Cummins
  • Home Chapter: South Central Indiana - Past President
  • Accomplishments:
    • 2015 - 2016 IMA Global Board of Directors Performance Oversight and Audit Chair
    • Global IMA Exemplary Leadership Award for 2014
    • 2013 - 2015 IMA Global Board of Directors Member Relations Chair
    • 2012 - 2013 South Central Indiana Chapter Outstanding Member of the Year
    • Past Lincoln Trail Regional Council President
    • August 2014 article in Strategic Finance about the Student Leadership Conference.









Lincoln Trail Council
Past Presidents

2015 – 2016
Lisa Book

2014 – 2015
Amy Mings

2013 – 2014
Bridgitte Danhauer

2012 – 2013
Brad Hamilton

 
2011 – 2012
Jean Isaacs

2010 – 2011
Richard Bramhill

2009 – 2010
Ginger White

2008 – 2009
Allen Maples

 2007 - 2008
Rick Sammons 
 
 2006 - 2007
 Martha Alle

2005 - 2006
 Teresa Hattabaugh