Donna M. Ingram
DONNA INGRAM, CPA, CFE, CRFA is a Certified Fraud Examiner and a Certified Forensic Accountant. She is a graduate of Michigan State University and President of Donna M. Ingram, CPA, PC in Vicksburg. She provides litigation support, forensic accounting, fraud investigations, training and business consulting to a diversity of clients. Previously, Donna spent two years at BDO Seidman in Kalamazoo Michigan and twenty-three years at May & Company, LLP in Vicksburg, Mississippi. She was a member of the Mississippi Society of CPAs peer review committee for over a decade and served on the AICPA’s peer review board from 2003 to 2005. Donna is involved in numerous civic and charitable organizations and is a presenter of accounting, auditing and fraud related courses around the country.
Dr. Darrin Webb became the state economist and director of the University Research Center in July 2010. The University Research Center works with the Department of Revenue, the Legislative Budget Office, the Legisla¬ture, the governor’s administration and other agencies on matters concerning the state’s economy. As state economist, Dr. Webb works directly with the state revenue-forecasting group, serving traditionally as the chair. He also oversees the state’s econometric model which forecasts the state’s economy.
Before being named state economist, Dr. Webb was senior economist for the University Research Center for 15 years, where he was primarily responsible for forecasting tax revenue. Prior to joining the University Research Center, Dr. Webb was assistant professor at the University of Louisiana at Monroe. He is a native Mississippian and received his Ph.D. in applied economics from Clemson University, his master’s in agricultural economics and his baccalaureate in agri¬business from Mississippi State University and an associate’s degree in agribusiness from Hinds Community College.